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 HILKERT, KENNETH T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,870.12 Date 07/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, ANDRE I Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,869.59 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORSZULAK, DENISE L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,867.33 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MICHAEL J Employer name Putnam County Amount $104,862.34 Date 07/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, ERIC P Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $104,860.91 Date 04/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, PATRICK P Employer name City of Middletown Amount $104,860.45 Date 02/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLNIER, DAVID A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $104,859.60 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIETO, JUDITH A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $104,859.46 Date 12/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLEGO, FRANCINE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,858.44 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, GERALD P Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $104,857.42 Date 09/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDRO, MAUREEN A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $104,857.39 Date 12/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDIGAN, ROBERT J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $104,856.57 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEKHOBO, JACKSON P Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,856.09 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, MOLLY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $104,855.75 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELLER, MARY LYNNE Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $104,855.33 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, BRIAN P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,854.21 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAMOREK, DAVID L Employer name Erie County Amount $104,853.74 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, JULIE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,852.59 Date 06/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDWELL, VICTOR K Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $104,851.55 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTTER, RUSSELL R Employer name Orange County Amount $104,850.74 Date 08/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, SCOTT M Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $104,850.65 Date 07/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUND, NADINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $104,850.62 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, JOHN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $104,849.98 Date 02/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LOUISE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,849.40 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINSON, ANDREW R Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $104,847.63 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARLEMAGNE, GLENDA P Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $104,846.34 Date 11/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, LAURA M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $104,845.83 Date 09/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLINE, RYAN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,845.62 Date 01/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, ROBERT W Employer name City of Albany Amount $104,844.33 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENCARELLI, CATHERINE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $104,844.30 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATONA, LEANNE G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $104,843.71 Date 11/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDFORD, FREDERICK Y, III Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $104,842.79 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIDELI, PATRICIA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,842.70 Date 02/24/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMEDEO, THOMAS F, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $104,841.46 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMS, ROY J, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,839.16 Date 09/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HITCHCOCK, CATHERINE D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $104,838.18 Date 05/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVINE, AARON O Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $104,837.95 Date 01/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, BRADLEY C Employer name Waterfront Commis of NY Harbor Amount $104,837.69 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, HEATHER E Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $104,837.25 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKPALA, JOSHUA C Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $104,836.34 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKS, STEVEN B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $104,834.55 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUNDERS, TERRY C Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $104,833.35 Date 10/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUSKER, KEVIN J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,831.76 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTAUZZI, GRETCHEN E Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,831.48 Date 04/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPO, PAUL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,827.54 Date 08/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, JAMES R Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $104,825.83 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COURCELLE, PAUL M Employer name Albany County Amount $104,823.84 Date 06/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, CHRISTINE M Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $104,823.33 Date 09/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTERA, WILLIAM J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $104,822.78 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVESTRI, SANTO Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $104,822.43 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKLEY, MAUREEN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,821.72 Date 09/27/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, COLIN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $104,819.25 Date 06/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REIDLINGER, CHARLES C Employer name Long Island St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $104,818.75 Date 05/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, NELSON C Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $104,817.87 Date 04/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, JOHN G Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $104,816.33 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MARVIS A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,816.14 Date 06/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLO, LISA M Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $104,816.14 Date 01/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MICHAEL J Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $104,816.14 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, MIJA M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,815.77 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRY, STEPHEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $104,815.41 Date 02/26/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOID, DENNIS C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $104,814.69 Date 05/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMIELA, FRANCINE L Employer name Rockville Centre UFSD Amount $104,813.65 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNETT, CORTIS A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $104,811.70 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, RALPH V, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $104,810.95 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENA, MARTIN B Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,808.41 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'LEARY, CHRISTINA J Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $104,808.22 Date 02/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, ROBIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,808.00 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINACK, BARBARA J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $104,807.89 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEMOLE, JOSEPH R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,807.75 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDAY, ALLISON L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,805.36 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KACZMAREK, STEVEN D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $104,805.27 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUTHARD, JOHN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,805.13 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALARINO, MICHELE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $104,804.62 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, JOHN S Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $104,804.56 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELIZZE, RICHARD L Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,803.80 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEISLER, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $104,803.64 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORCOM-KENNEY, ELIZABETH T Employer name Education Department Amount $104,801.84 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, JOAN M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $104,801.51 Date 06/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEIS, STEVEN T Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $104,800.23 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKULE, MAUREEN Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $104,799.24 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNALLS, MARVISE D Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $104,798.85 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUTMAN, TODD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,797.48 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUART, GAIL Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $104,797.28 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCDONALD, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $104,796.82 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, DANYELLE A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $104,796.78 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, LYNN M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,796.56 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECHEONE, KRISTINE K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,796.56 Date 01/03/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAMOND, BARBARA A Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $104,796.56 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDELBERGER, MARTIN J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $104,796.56 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINKLE, SUSAN B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $104,796.56 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINGAD, ERNEST F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $104,796.21 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHIOLI, BRUNO Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $104,796.12 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANLEY, MICHAEL JON Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $104,795.41 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JUSTIN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,795.17 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPILLMANN, HEINRICH A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $104,794.08 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIARKOWICZ, KRISTIN M Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $104,790.63 Date 03/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, MARY T Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $104,788.92 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, JAMES C Employer name Erie County Amount $104,788.72 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOJCIK, MARTIN J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,787.78 Date 05/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTENPOHL, MARY L Employer name Greenburgh North Castle UFSD Amount $104,787.56 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System