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 MORRISSEY, MARK A Employer name Department of Health Amount $106,066.74 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, ROYAL C Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $106,064.17 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDAS, CAROL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,062.60 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVARIO, DONNA M Employer name Orange County Amount $106,062.15 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREMBS, MICHAEL D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $106,061.75 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, JOEL E Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,060.07 Date 08/12/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JAMES J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $106,059.82 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLI, PAUL P Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $106,059.71 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELAN, ROBERT J Employer name Pearl River UFSD Amount $106,058.13 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINK, JENNIFER R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $106,057.85 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWAL, STELLA O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $106,056.08 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IYEKEGBE, DENNIS Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $106,056.05 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUENCH, DAVID A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,055.90 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, ROBERT V Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,055.42 Date 07/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPEL, FRANKLIN F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $106,053.46 Date 10/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MARK J Employer name Monroe County Amount $106,052.73 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYSON, CARLA A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $106,052.32 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ERIC C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,051.57 Date 04/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, ALEXANDER Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $106,048.78 Date 01/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, ANN MARIE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $106,048.54 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $106,042.78 Date 01/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUER, CYNTHIA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $106,042.75 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, JAMES M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $106,042.72 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALTVATER, WILLIAM E Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,041.65 Date 08/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRETT, JEVON L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $106,041.26 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSSAULT, SHAWN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $106,040.84 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, WILLIAM P Employer name City of White Plains Amount $106,040.09 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMARTT, HAZEL D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $106,038.86 Date 01/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOLOTAS, JAMES N Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $106,036.71 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELEZ, NEFTALIZ Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $106,034.35 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERY, DILLAN L Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $106,033.82 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONDE, JOSE A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $106,032.44 Date 10/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, JACQUELINE Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $106,032.24 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, HORACE T Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $106,031.04 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUMMERSON, DARREN J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,030.67 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIMANN, PETER M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,030.43 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCARDO, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $106,030.05 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE PAULL, MARK T Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $106,029.02 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $106,028.69 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASCUE, RAE S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $106,028.68 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZEBNIK, TATYANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,028.00 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ROBERT A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $106,027.71 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIBEIRO, LUCIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,027.71 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAGH, SEAN P Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $106,027.68 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, JAMES R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $106,026.36 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORA, MARTIN Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $106,025.98 Date 06/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIENS, STEVEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,024.77 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBEAU, THOMAS J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,022.59 Date 06/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERBST, NICOLE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,020.48 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, SEAN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,019.86 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, RYNARD D Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,019.71 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, HEATHER L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $106,018.67 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, KEITH J Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $106,017.62 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, ANNIE B Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,017.28 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COY, ROBERT D Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $106,015.72 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CATHERINE A Employer name Rockland County Amount $106,013.84 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, DAVID A Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $106,012.22 Date 12/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHERIAN, KURUVILLA Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $106,010.31 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOUTELIS, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $106,009.53 Date 11/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVALREZ, RAFAEL Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $106,008.56 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $106,008.50 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, LASHANDA Y Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $106,007.44 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDMANN, JAMES C Employer name Town of De Witt Amount $106,005.73 Date 02/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELILLO, GREGORY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,004.79 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGANI, JAMES G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $106,002.88 Date 06/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, VINCENT Employer name Suffolk County Amount $106,002.79 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALL, ROBERT J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $106,000.13 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,998.93 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAFARELLI, TODD R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,998.49 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, SHAUN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,997.17 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATISTA-THOMAS, CARMELITA Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $105,995.64 Date 04/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYLER, WILBUR K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $105,995.55 Date 10/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GESNER, RENA P Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $105,995.20 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAIDYA, SANJYOT S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $105,993.15 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, DARRIN A Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $105,993.09 Date 11/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, MARY ANNE C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,992.00 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, AIDA M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $105,991.34 Date 06/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SAYE, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $105,991.19 Date 09/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COCCIARDI, PATRICK P Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,986.96 Date 12/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEAD, MARK E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,986.74 Date 01/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ULLOA, CARLOS A Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $105,986.62 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URTZ, ANASTASIA L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $105,986.11 Date 02/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, CHRIS D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $105,985.35 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYTON, RAYMOND A Employer name Westchester County Amount $105,985.16 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTIGNANI, VINCENT A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $105,984.40 Date 09/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELLACCIO, FRANK Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $105,984.28 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINCOLN, BRAD T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,983.79 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREELEY, STEVEN Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $105,983.62 Date 06/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LEE P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $105,982.47 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, JOSE F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $105,982.06 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, SEBASTIAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $105,980.95 Date 05/04/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HULL, STACEY L Employer name Town of Gates Amount $105,980.48 Date 02/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, PETER T Employer name Department of Law Amount $105,980.02 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, BRYAN E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $105,979.07 Date 06/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASTA, STEVEN G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $105,978.00 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUMENSTETTER, MARRIANNE R Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $105,978.00 Date 05/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DAVID G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $105,978.00 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINO-DRISCOLL, VALERIE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $105,978.00 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, MARCO Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $105,978.00 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOANNE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $105,978.00 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System