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 CANELL, THOMAS L Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $106,417.76 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPMAN, ROBERT F Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $106,417.51 Date 08/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $106,417.35 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULDINE, DAVID J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $106,414.81 Date 03/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECONS, GEORGE P Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $106,414.20 Date 01/14/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANN, JAMES J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $106,412.67 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, SCOTT J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $106,412.52 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LISA, ANGELO Employer name Bethpage UFSD Amount $106,412.51 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, AMY E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,412.44 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALAK, JOHN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $106,412.32 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGHAM, JOANN M Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $106,411.40 Date 12/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANSON, ALAN W Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $106,409.42 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWACKI, PETER D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $106,409.42 Date 09/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOUTOUR, JAMES R Employer name Niagara County Amount $106,409.38 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNER, KEITH A Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $106,409.29 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINES, PATRICK A Employer name City of Albany Amount $106,408.90 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONWAY, TIMOTHY Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $106,406.56 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKO, PHILIP J Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $106,404.46 Date 03/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICKETT-MORGAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Department of Law Amount $106,403.97 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, MICHAEL D Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $106,403.66 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, ELIAS D Employer name Cornell University Amount $106,403.20 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, EUGENE E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $106,402.31 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JEANNE B Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,401.76 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTETOMASO, DONNA A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $106,400.69 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CSENCSICS, LORI P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,399.96 Date 11/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARMA, NIRMAL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,398.73 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, SUSAN Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $106,398.39 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, KERRY R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,398.19 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, WILLIAM D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $106,397.08 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GERALD J Employer name Nesconset Fire District Amount $106,393.96 Date 08/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULEO, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,393.88 Date 01/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, SHANNON M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,393.69 Date 06/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERMANO, JANET R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,392.40 Date 12/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NAPOLI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $106,391.00 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLSEN, DAWN Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,390.93 Date 09/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENCH, TIMOTHY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,389.73 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUCKER, TIMOTHY K Employer name Orange County Amount $106,389.34 Date 06/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENER, MEGHAN E Employer name Orange County Amount $106,389.25 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, JOHN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,387.57 Date 04/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAGUIT, JEREMIAS Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,386.55 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARKIN, ERIC A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $106,385.83 Date 02/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, PAUL M Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $106,385.75 Date 04/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEMAN, ROBERT J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $106,385.63 Date 01/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONACCHI, ALDO, JR Employer name City of Oswego Amount $106,385.43 Date 01/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, FRANK J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,381.10 Date 07/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRISSETTE, IAN F Employer name Department of Health Amount $106,380.17 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWERS, LINDA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $106,379.89 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRASSO, VINCENT M Employer name Nassau County Bridge Authority Amount $106,379.42 Date 10/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, OLLIE J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $106,379.29 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VECCHIONE, DANIEL L Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $106,378.13 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN-HIGGINS, KAREN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $106,377.49 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONROY, DENNIS P Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $106,377.24 Date 06/20/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOTTA, ALESSANDRO Employer name Putnam County Amount $106,376.03 Date 04/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEREANCE, NICHOLAS R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $106,375.35 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUNDERMANN, HENRY C Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $106,375.20 Date 04/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, SAMUEL P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $106,375.16 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGARELLA, JEFFREY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $106,375.16 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANOBARI, ABBAS Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $106,375.16 Date 01/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APREA, RALPH A Employer name Suffolk Otb Corp. Amount $106,375.10 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, JACK R Employer name Newburgh City School Dist Amount $106,374.83 Date 03/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDI, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,374.03 Date 11/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, EDWARD T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $106,373.76 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DATIKASHVILI, LALI Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $106,369.89 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, BETH B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $106,363.28 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRIS, ADAM S Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $106,362.74 Date 12/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTHA, ANN R Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $106,362.73 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,362.13 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, EILEEN E Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $106,361.77 Date 01/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOPAZ, VALERIE Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $106,361.33 Date 08/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOTI, SCOTT J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $106,360.84 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYAL, ANDREA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $106,360.37 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOBASIUK, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $106,359.20 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, THOMAS J Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $106,358.99 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, RANDOLPH S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $106,358.58 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PAMELA J Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $106,357.93 Date 08/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKMANN, RONALD R, II Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,356.68 Date 04/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHOKSI, NAYAN J Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $106,354.93 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHARMAIN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $106,352.87 Date 07/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASIN, ANDREW B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,351.93 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,349.99 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGDA, GARY W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,347.95 Date 04/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINKERTON, PENELOPE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,345.94 Date 02/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $106,345.08 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, KELLY K Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $106,345.04 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JOHN G Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $106,344.77 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, JOANNE M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $106,344.56 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONTENT, MARIE N Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $106,344.27 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERATORE, JAMES M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $106,342.98 Date 06/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STACHNIEWICZ, DIANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,342.25 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, KELLY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,341.56 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIMIPOUR, SHOHREH Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $106,341.43 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, ROBERT C Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $106,341.06 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORN, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $106,341.01 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PACHOLK, EUGENE A Employer name Mattituck-Cutchogue UFSD Amount $106,340.73 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VICK, WILLIAM T, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,340.06 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORSE, ROBERT K Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $106,340.04 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYVILLE, GEORGE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,340.00 Date 10/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEREDITH, THOMAS E Employer name Erie County Amount $106,338.98 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMIDON, KEVIN K Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $106,338.75 Date 02/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINCHELL, NICHOLAS R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $106,338.71 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System