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 STOUT, SARI J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,573.56 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, JENNIFER A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,571.48 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILANSKI, MARK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,571.22 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODSELL, KATHY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,570.18 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTIS, ROSEMARY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $104,570.01 Date 08/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANA, JOHN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,569.92 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONE, RICHARD A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,569.66 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTACHER-COX, ALISHA B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $104,569.62 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, CORINNE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $104,569.48 Date 01/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BONIS, MICHAEL P Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $104,569.40 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, REGINA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,568.88 Date 11/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, ROBERT J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,567.58 Date 06/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLLAY, DANIEL P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,567.58 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANWAGNEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,567.58 Date 08/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINKEL, SANDRA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,567.58 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRA, GREGORY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,567.58 Date 05/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WYEN, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $104,566.81 Date 01/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVANDUSKI, BRANDON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,566.74 Date 04/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWLER, HERBERT C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $104,566.28 Date 12/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDER, KEVIN A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $104,566.28 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REEVE, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $104,566.28 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Office of General Services Amount $104,566.28 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAZ, MARIE Y Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,566.23 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, STEPHANIE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,565.76 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNELLINGER, JOHN T Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $104,564.98 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, ROBERT P Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,564.46 Date 01/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASLINGER, ROBERT P Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,564.46 Date 11/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DULAC, TERRY J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $104,564.46 Date 09/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANTZ, EDWARD H Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $104,564.20 Date 01/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNER, TODD M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,564.10 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZOSNYKOWSKI, EDWARD R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,561.86 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOO, OWEN Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $104,561.86 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLS, EDWARD M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,560.68 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARRONE, ANTHONY M Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $104,560.40 Date 01/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEDIK, MARK M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,560.30 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, ROGER W Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $104,560.04 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCERA, JACK Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $104,559.78 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FETTINGER, MARK E Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $104,559.26 Date 07/05/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, STEVE B Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $104,558.24 Date 07/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LINDA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,558.20 Date 11/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCONNOR-RYERSON, NANCY L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $104,557.23 Date 07/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDYK, MICHAEL P Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $104,554.63 Date 09/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWICK, JOHN Employer name Putnam County Amount $104,554.48 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAR, KEVIN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,553.54 Date 06/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSHER, MARISELA Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $104,553.21 Date 08/31/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRATE, NIKKI Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $104,552.76 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRUB, JOHN M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,552.76 Date 03/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEBESSAY, MENGISTEAB Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $104,551.98 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DITOMMASO, ALFRED J Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $104,551.98 Date 04/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, KEVIN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,551.98 Date 04/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAINO, NATALIE T Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $104,551.96 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, QUINN M Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $104,551.00 Date 11/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZELLA, MATTEO G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,549.85 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATI, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,549.84 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE, JAMES J Employer name Hicksville Water District Amount $104,549.42 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, JUDITH A Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,549.38 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, JENSON J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,549.38 Date 10/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROHA, PETER C Employer name Village of Lake Placid Amount $104,548.80 Date 04/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, CAROL Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $104,547.51 Date 02/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABINOW, MARK Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $104,547.30 Date 12/02/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, PAUL W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,547.18 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORN, ERIC M Employer name Onondaga County Amount $104,546.87 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAWN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $104,546.83 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,546.53 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGENSTOCK, GARY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,545.91 Date 05/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVIGAN, KATHLEEN ANN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,544.96 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JANET M Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $104,544.73 Date 12/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRLICH, PAUL S Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $104,544.02 Date 12/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, STEPHEN T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,543.40 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MARK A Employer name City of Geneva Amount $104,542.38 Date 04/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENOTO, FRANK C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,542.32 Date 06/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCCI, PAUL R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,542.10 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDWELL, DANIEL G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,542.10 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELSON, MICHAEL G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,542.10 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, RICHARD C, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,542.10 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVELITES, HEATHER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,542.10 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMOL, KEVIN W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,542.10 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALTIN, PAUL G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,542.10 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTNETT, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $104,542.10 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, CHRISTOPHER L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,542.10 Date 01/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBEAU, LAWRENCE R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,542.10 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIPTON, JULIE D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,542.10 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLUM, JEFFREY Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $104,537.71 Date 10/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, KEVIN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,537.02 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORRELL, NADINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,536.12 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCHRIE, SCOTT R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $104,535.34 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUC, JEAN P Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $104,534.09 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $104,534.06 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, RYAN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,533.28 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SYMINGTON, WILLIAM D Employer name Village of Mineola Amount $104,531.62 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARZYK, WILLIAM J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $104,531.39 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, GINGER B Employer name Jefferson County Amount $104,530.95 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANN, RITA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,530.92 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEATHEM, SEAN M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $104,530.92 Date 03/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINELLO, ROBERT P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,530.92 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDERSEN, ARTHUR C, JR Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $104,530.42 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, GENE H, JR Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $104,528.92 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANOWSKI, JOSEPH P A Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $104,528.32 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITACCO, RONALD, JR Employer name City of White Plains Amount $104,528.31 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPYLIOS, JOHN W Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $104,526.85 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System