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 SLAUGHTER, ZOLONDA Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $105,843.25 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SOMY MARY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $105,842.85 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, NICOLE M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $105,842.66 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA LONDE, SHAUN E Employer name Adirondack Park Agcy Amount $105,842.54 Date 05/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, RICHARD E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $105,842.54 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE-HALL, REGINA V Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, DANIEL F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $105,842.54 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN, KENNETH G Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, DANIEL M Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, NELLIE B Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEWULSKI, DAVID M Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKO, SCOTT J Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GABALSKI, ANITA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, DEBORAH J Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, DEBRA L Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRON, BRUCE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 04/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, TINA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEWLEY, JOAN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, ELIZABETH L Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDLEY, CAROL A Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON-ANTENUCCI, SUSAN Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FARLAND, DENNIS J Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTYSKO, MICHAEL J Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, BEN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/05/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, GREGORY Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 05/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKADA, HITOMI Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDESCO, REGINALD A, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, LING Employer name Department of Health Amount $105,842.54 Date 05/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPOBIANCO, GREGORY L Employer name Department of State Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, ROBERT M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,842.54 Date 09/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,842.54 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, BRUCE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, SANDRA V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,842.54 Date 06/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESILVA, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELLY, ROBERT C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,842.54 Date 09/15/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $105,842.54 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, PHILIP L Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANALES, ANGEL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGLI, ROHIT D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGEN, PAUL E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNETT, WAYNE Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISER, F STEVEN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIN, SHENGXIN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHMET, MICHAEL H, II Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 02/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUFT, NORBERT Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATIAS, KURT B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DEBRA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 07/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTOLESE, JOHN W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, GUILLERMO H Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, RANJIT Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 03/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIELKE, RUSSELL D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DAVID C Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 01/29/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLETTS, THOMAS E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 01/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINNI, ELLEN Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $105,842.54 Date 06/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINS, WILLIAM M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $105,842.54 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALABANKA, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $105,842.54 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGLESBY, DEBRA V Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $105,842.54 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRAFFORD, ROBERT S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCQUADE, THOMAS P Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $105,842.54 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FU, CECILE W Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $105,842.54 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, EDWARD S Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $105,842.54 Date 04/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINES, DANIEL W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDERMAN, EDEN M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $105,842.54 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANCONA, JERRY J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $105,842.54 Date 05/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILIBERTO, DONNA M. C. Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $105,842.54 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, PATRICK Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $105,842.54 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, JEFFREY P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $105,842.54 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELFUSO, MICHAEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $105,842.54 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, ROBERT S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DOUGLAS V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, THOMAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, GEOFFREY W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $105,842.54 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, JOHN F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $105,842.54 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDEN, WESLEY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUFFAMONTE, JOSEPH D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERMER, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $105,842.54 Date 03/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISBRO, JOHN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $105,842.54 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JUETT, KEVIN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $105,842.54 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIMORE, DONALD F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICALTON, ALAN T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $105,842.54 Date 05/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTASEK, RICHARD J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $105,842.54 Date 07/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROOTE, LISA L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHIAVONE, KIMBERLY A Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $105,842.54 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSA, JACK A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, BRIAN F R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 03/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, ELIZABETH J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, THEODORE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBERSKY, GUY T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTSFORD, STEVEN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUKSIECK, J RUSSELL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLYNE, JAMES J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTANT, JAMES G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 02/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, DAVID A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, GARDINER W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 03/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIGIULIO, TIMOTHY I Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, DANIEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLECK, J ANDREW Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLER, DONALD J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYCK, RUSSELL D. Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $105,842.54 Date 10/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System