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 PLANAMENTO, GINO J Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,202.68 Date 04/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSE, BARBARA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,202.68 Date 04/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, THOMAS M, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,202.68 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, TED R Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,202.68 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDES, CONSTANCE C Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,202.68 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEE, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,202.68 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHNSON K Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,202.68 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANDRA, MICHAEL F Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $104,201.42 Date 12/04/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, SHAUN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,201.37 Date 03/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, FRANK, III Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,200.54 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALINDO, KAREN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,200.30 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIME, JEAN B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,197.90 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOOD, KATHERINE ANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,196.91 Date 01/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYAGE, VALERIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,196.47 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, OLIVER A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $104,195.70 Date 08/16/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARON, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,194.00 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GULLAM, JOHN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $104,193.54 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINELLI, ELLA E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $104,193.49 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,192.36 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, JOHN R Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $104,192.21 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOTZ, PEGGY S Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $104,191.69 Date 11/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOZINOS, JAMES E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $104,191.50 Date 03/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CREEN, ROXANN PS Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $104,189.57 Date 05/19/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, DAVID A Employer name Village of Kenmore Amount $104,189.14 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTIN, EDWIN M Employer name Ballston Spa-CSD Amount $104,188.88 Date 02/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZBY, SCOTT C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,187.49 Date 12/16/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVALIERI, CARLO M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $104,185.08 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, THOMAS A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,182.80 Date 01/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSNO, MICHAEL SHAWN Employer name Schuyler County Amount $104,180.96 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDINI, JOHN T, II Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,179.91 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLIENNE, CHRISTOPHER G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,179.47 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRIERI, JOSEPH J Employer name Putnam County Amount $104,179.16 Date 06/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTA, DUANIS Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,177.54 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERL-HECHT, ROBERTA S. Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $104,177.28 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDDIN, SHIHAB Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $104,176.37 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAHLMANN, RALPH F Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $104,175.57 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON, RICHARD A Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $104,175.10 Date 09/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGOS, GREGORY L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $104,174.37 Date 02/26/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOTZ, TIMOTHY M Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $104,173.06 Date 04/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELCH, JONATHAN P Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $104,172.95 Date 06/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLLARD, GORDON R Employer name Schenectady County Amount $104,171.70 Date 03/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMAN, ROY S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,169.71 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBILLARD, PAMELA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,168.91 Date 05/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, PAULA M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $104,167.89 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, MARY Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $104,166.41 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, MARK C Employer name Town of Webster Amount $104,165.82 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WELCH, LAURA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,163.06 Date 02/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, GEORGE C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $104,162.58 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKETT, DIANN Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $104,160.29 Date 02/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOFFITT, CATHERINE E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $104,160.28 Date 09/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNELLY, MICHAEL P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,160.13 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAUGHERTY, MARTIN S Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $104,157.02 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIANO, STEVEN Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $104,156.68 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLIN, KARA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,154.73 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANFREDO, DENISE M Employer name Erie County Amount $104,154.19 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, ANNETTE D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,153.56 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUENETTE, PAUL R Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $104,153.55 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CACERES, ALEXIS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,152.09 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, LATOYA N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,150.75 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAYE, JOSHUA P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,150.59 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARTERBERRY, SHARON D Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,149.93 Date 06/23/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, JUDITH F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,148.08 Date 02/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, VINCENT Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,148.00 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, PATRICK R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,147.86 Date 10/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEALY, MARY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,146.36 Date 06/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZGER, FREDRICK J Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $104,145.71 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARISOHN, BARBARA B Employer name Education Department Amount $104,145.60 Date 01/30/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIE, ANDREA W Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $104,145.31 Date 12/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, JOSE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,143.38 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, MARISSA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,140.21 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YAW, STEPHEN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,139.66 Date 06/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PELUSO, JOSHUA Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $104,137.03 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLINI, MARK A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $104,136.88 Date 01/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, LISA Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $104,133.84 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, MAHLON R Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $104,133.81 Date 06/15/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARDO, PATRICIA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $104,133.54 Date 08/25/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUFFY, LESLIE A Employer name Baldwin UFSD Amount $104,132.58 Date 01/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, MEGAN V Employer name Kings Park CSD Amount $104,131.38 Date 09/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MARCIE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,130.00 Date 04/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENAGHEN, MICHAEL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,129.40 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEAGER, RONALD C Employer name Town of Kent Amount $104,127.48 Date 08/25/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SGARLATA, VALERIE J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,127.31 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WIEBELT, RALPH Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $104,126.82 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ERIC D Employer name Albany County Amount $104,126.06 Date 02/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLDT, STEVEN A Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $104,125.84 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACQUES, WANDINE T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,125.80 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $104,125.73 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YUHNKE, JOHN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $104,124.04 Date 12/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, KENNETH A Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $104,120.66 Date 08/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALPIN, JAMES J, JR Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $104,119.44 Date 02/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANKLIN, MARTHE S Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $104,118.75 Date 07/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ROBERT Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,117.89 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEZIL, CHANTALLE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $104,117.22 Date 11/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVANESE, PAMELA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,117.12 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELOS, BENJAMIN V Employer name Monroe County Amount $104,116.17 Date 08/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEEN, BRENDA Employer name Department of Law Amount $104,116.12 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARAVIA, CHARLES R Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $104,116.08 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDES, DONALD E Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $104,114.23 Date 12/03/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, GREGORY R Employer name Village of Cold Spring Amount $104,114.22 Date 07/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARELLO, STACEY A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,113.61 Date 11/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System