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 SHEEDY, THOMAS J Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,441.74 Date 03/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, BONNIE L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $104,441.74 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRILLO, OSCAR E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $104,440.19 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEALEY, WILLIAM B Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,440.18 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YURCHAK, BETH A BONACCI Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,439.92 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, MAUREEN P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,439.92 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEGYS, JAMES A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $104,439.92 Date 06/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZO, JOHN L, JR Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $104,439.66 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORELLO, ANN V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,438.88 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, SHARON P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,438.88 Date 04/28/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVI, RICHARD M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $104,438.88 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, WILLIAM G Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $104,438.66 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRY, ROGER J Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $104,438.18 Date 08/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSH, LINDA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,437.84 Date 09/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTLAND, KRISTINE M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,437.84 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CLINTON J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $104,437.84 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEY, DIANE H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,437.84 Date 03/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRIANNI, FRANK A, III Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,437.58 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIZZOTTI, CHARLES S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $104,435.74 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOEPPEL, EDMUND Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,434.96 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REALE, JEFFREY R Employer name Town of Wilton Amount $104,434.42 Date 04/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BODDEN, EARL P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $104,433.94 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIKORSKI, MARCUS Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $104,433.20 Date 05/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARWAR, AWAIS Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,432.90 Date 09/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESSUP, ALLEN S Employer name Rockland County Amount $104,432.83 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, GREGORY P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,432.60 Date 02/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, MARK A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $104,430.40 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFINITO, MICHAEL A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,430.04 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLANDER, JAMES L Employer name Schenectady Metroplex Dev Auth Amount $104,429.94 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIETEK, SCOTT J Employer name Schenectady Metroplex Dev Auth Amount $104,429.94 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SANDRA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,429.38 Date 04/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, MARYLOU Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,429.26 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARIELLO, JAMES D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,429.26 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALGARIN, DARRELL D Employer name Town of Wallkill Amount $104,429.06 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICCI, JANE P Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $104,428.95 Date 04/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARTELLO, PATRICIA L Employer name Department of Law Amount $104,427.96 Date 03/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDEN, PAULA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $104,426.50 Date 10/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, SCOTT M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $104,426.14 Date 02/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVEU, MARTHA E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $104,425.88 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, TIMOTHY J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,425.88 Date 02/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHMAR, JASON M Employer name Orange County Amount $104,425.70 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZALEWSKI, JOSEPH M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,424.84 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAD, CAROL A Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $104,423.54 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARI, ABDUL Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,423.02 Date 06/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, PRISCILLA B Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,423.02 Date 02/19/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DENISE T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,423.02 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHLMANN, VERNERD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $104,423.02 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZ, KIMBERLY A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $104,423.02 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,423.02 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARUZZI, KRISTINE S Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $104,423.02 Date 05/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITTERLY, JOHN L Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $104,423.02 Date 04/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, VALERIE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,423.02 Date 08/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, ALISON Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,422.80 Date 07/10/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLIVAR, VALERIE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,422.76 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, PATRINA W Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,422.76 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, JOY P Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,422.76 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMENWAY, MELANIE P Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,422.76 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, GEORGE L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,422.76 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ARTHUR H Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $104,422.76 Date 02/01/1967 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERRY, MICHAEL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,422.76 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCCO, MATTHEW P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,422.76 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, WENDY A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $104,422.76 Date 07/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNER, JAMIE E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,422.40 Date 09/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICE, TIMOTHY B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,421.98 Date 05/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REN, MARK R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,421.98 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOUDHURY, SAHANA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,421.41 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LELAND, REBECCA F Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $104,420.47 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHETY, FRANCIS X Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $104,419.52 Date 06/07/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, LANI D Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,418.08 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZNIAK, MARK C Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $104,418.06 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULMER, VANESSA M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $104,417.69 Date 06/11/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, YING Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,417.30 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZUBA, DAVID A Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $104,417.04 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, ANTHONY J Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $104,416.65 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAL, BARBARA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,416.00 Date 07/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOU, YU-FEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,415.13 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GARRY, DENIS M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,413.94 Date 04/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LONG, SHEILA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $104,413.40 Date 06/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, MARYJO B Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $104,413.09 Date 05/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, THOMAS B Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,412.36 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUDING, KATHRYN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,412.36 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMKUNAS, MICHAEL E Employer name Department of Health Amount $104,412.36 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOSKI, JANET L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $104,412.36 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONOWITZ, DENNIS P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $104,412.36 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MICHAEL Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,412.36 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, DENNIS J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,412.36 Date 09/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, WILLIAM C Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $104,412.36 Date 03/16/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLEY, BRIAN P Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $104,412.10 Date 04/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, RYAN P Employer name Orange County Amount $104,411.73 Date 06/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICK, STEPHEN B Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $104,411.32 Date 03/21/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENK, DAVID S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,410.80 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOX, STUART M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $104,410.80 Date 08/26/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURMAN, BARBARA Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $104,410.71 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELD, JACQUELINE Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $104,410.50 Date 04/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRA, MICHAEL G Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $104,410.44 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRACKETT, JUSTIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,408.52 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KORYCINSKI, ROBERT K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $104,408.06 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGAS, JOSE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,407.89 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLAN, THOMAS F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $104,407.81 Date 10/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MAXIMO J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,407.32 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System