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 PHILLIPS, MARYBETH Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $104,592.54 Date 02/18/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNO, DWIGHT A Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,592.54 Date 08/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ROGER G Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-SEWARD, CRICKET C Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,592.54 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIDS, PEPI F, MS Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRON, ROBERT J Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $104,592.54 Date 04/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, LINDA G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,592.54 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHRISTINE SEALOCK Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,592.54 Date 03/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, JEFFREY D Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,592.54 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, ANPING Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,592.54 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICHILO, ANGELO M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $104,592.54 Date 06/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEDMAN, CHARLES L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $104,592.54 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAWLOSKI, MARK J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $104,592.54 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKUMMER, THOMAS E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/24/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLART, LINDA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,592.54 Date 08/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINITZ, ALON Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,592.54 Date 12/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINLAYSON, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,592.54 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, MICHAEL D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,592.54 Date 08/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITTLE, CATHLEEN S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,592.54 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWERY, MARK D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,592.54 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUCH, GARY P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,592.54 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, EDWARD L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,592.54 Date 05/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUXILL, DONALD E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,592.54 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACUTEK, MARK G Employer name Education Department Amount $104,592.54 Date 08/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MBUYI, DENNIS Employer name Education Department Amount $104,592.54 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWSER, DOREEN L Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCKLEY, FRANK E Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $104,592.54 Date 01/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KEVIN J, SR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,592.54 Date 05/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR, CAROL C Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, LISA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,592.54 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUNDEEN, RICHARD A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,592.54 Date 07/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLEGATE, TRACY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMBROSE, THOMAS Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 04/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNY, MICHELE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERGOSITS, WILLIAM J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY, MARY R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, DANIEL S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 08/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, BRADLEY S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 02/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEHRER, ROBERT E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRARD, TIMOTHY P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 06/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, RICKY N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHABKA, JEFFREY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA JOY, LANCE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 03/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TODD A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDKE, CHRISTOPER R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/03/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MABEY, WILLIAM E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 06/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAIKOFF, TIMOTHY N Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALNEEDI, SURESH Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 05/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANUS, CELENE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADANTE, THOMAS F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 08/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, MELISSA R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 10/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAKRISHNAN, ANITHA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 10/11/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, TRACEY L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABER, MICHAEL D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOFTEGAARD, NORA T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELSH, DONALD E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YATTAW, JAMES E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,592.54 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSTIE, DANA R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $104,592.54 Date 08/29/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOSTER, CHARLES R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $104,592.54 Date 03/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTH LANZARA, CAROL B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $104,592.54 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPOLI, JAMES P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $104,592.54 Date 12/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMONY, JOE L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $104,592.54 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, PATRICE Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $104,592.54 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADIZZA, CLARA M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $104,592.54 Date 02/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERMEN, KURT H Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $104,592.54 Date 05/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWING, PAMELA D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,592.54 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, JAMES W, III Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,592.54 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, EDUARDO E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $104,592.09 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSH, MARY B Employer name Orange County Amount $104,591.53 Date 06/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSIEWICZ, CHRISTINE M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $104,590.14 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERLY, DANIEL L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,588.75 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, CANDACE E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $104,588.49 Date 07/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCASTRO, MATTHEW P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $104,587.29 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DU BUISSON, ANNE P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $104,586.57 Date 12/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAPISZ, BOHDAN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,585.12 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCHIE, GWENDOLYN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,584.20 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDLOW, AMY M Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $104,584.04 Date 12/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, COLIN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,583.42 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAILLIAS, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,583.30 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDEL, ROBERT C Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,582.79 Date 11/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNONE, JEFFREY T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,582.41 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUELLER, RANDOLPH L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,580.32 Date 04/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALLO, JOANNE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,580.32 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEO, JAY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,580.32 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPLONSKOWSKI, NANCY P Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $104,580.32 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, TROY A Employer name Wyandanch UFSD Amount $104,580.27 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAVAKOLI, NORMA P Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,579.80 Date 10/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, BARRY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,579.14 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICARICO, STEVEN R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $104,577.18 Date 06/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONZILLO, ANTHONY L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $104,577.05 Date 06/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KAREN Z Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,576.16 Date 08/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESLIE, ROBERT P Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $104,574.31 Date 10/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEEKS, DOUGLAS R Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $104,573.72 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIELDS, EILEEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,573.56 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKOLOWSKI, MARK R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $104,573.56 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATCHINSON, WILLIAM J, IV Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,573.56 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIGHEY, CYNTHIA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,573.56 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBERT, MARY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,573.56 Date 12/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLISH, SUSAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,573.56 Date 10/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System