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 DOYLE, MICHAEL S Employer name SUNY College at New Paltz Amount $104,113.00 Date 10/16/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, RONALD J, JR Employer name Schenectady County Amount $104,110.42 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHR, MARK L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,109.93 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARCHIPOLO, FRANK Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $104,109.78 Date 04/27/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISH, GREGORY A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,109.59 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ILARDO, JOSEPH Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,108.71 Date 03/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEP, ERNEST Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $104,108.47 Date 05/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, TED C Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $104,108.47 Date 06/30/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANZANDT, KENTON K Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $104,105.73 Date 05/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRYMAN, DANIEL E Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $104,104.55 Date 12/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MARGARET T Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,103.07 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASCYK, CATHERINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,103.07 Date 11/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRALEY, DAVID W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $104,099.94 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIBBIN, THERESA E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $104,097.43 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGGIE, PETER JAMES, JR Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $104,095.94 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCELLO, RICHARD V Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $104,095.86 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACQUAVELLA, ANDREA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $104,095.55 Date 09/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOHER, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $104,095.14 Date 04/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKLER, KRISTA H Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $104,092.15 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, KAREN T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,092.02 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TADDEO, WILLIAM Employer name Monroe County Amount $104,091.63 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVALLE, SANDRA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $104,091.61 Date 04/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $104,089.86 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SERINIS, TED J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $104,088.62 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KEVIN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $104,088.23 Date 02/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGGI, DENISE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $104,087.54 Date 04/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, MATTHEW A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $104,087.39 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUMBERG, MITCHELL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,086.70 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VIRGILIO, ALDO D Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $104,085.26 Date 11/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, DARON C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $104,085.26 Date 07/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, MICHAEL F Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $104,085.26 Date 11/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, CHE TUNG Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $104,085.26 Date 09/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEZZULO, JOHN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,084.54 Date 11/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON-BEST, SHEILA D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $104,084.38 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'APOLITO, ROBERT J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $104,082.38 Date 11/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, DANA M Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $104,080.39 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIUS, JUDITH Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $104,080.23 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, RODNEY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $104,080.02 Date 12/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRERA, DAVID Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $104,079.88 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ETHERSON, BARBARA J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $104,078.00 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANDA, ANTONIO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,078.00 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASTELLA, PATRICIA M Employer name Dev Auth of North Country Amount $104,077.86 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, DENNIS W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,077.50 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MARTIN L Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $104,075.90 Date 12/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANUEL, JOSE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $104,075.69 Date 09/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Rockland County Amount $104,075.56 Date 01/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE SOUSA, PAUL S Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,073.75 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTENHOFF, LISA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,073.10 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARRINO, NATHAN T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,072.61 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARSLOE, STEVEN E Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $104,072.28 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, CASEY D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $104,071.94 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUSTEDT, JOHN H Employer name Office of General Services Amount $104,071.76 Date 03/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMIERI, JOSEPH M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $104,071.76 Date 02/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONE, FLORENCE M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $104,071.30 Date 07/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUEY, LYNN S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $104,067.78 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARAUJO, GEORGE M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $104,067.22 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENEY, STEPHEN C Employer name City of Troy Amount $104,066.10 Date 09/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KEVIN M Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $104,065.83 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, JOHN D Employer name NYS Veterans Home at St Albans Amount $104,063.23 Date 09/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHECK, RICHARD J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $104,063.06 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUROSKI, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $104,061.97 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANKRAH, CARL Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $104,061.92 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHA, RUI A P Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $104,061.61 Date 05/31/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULCAHY, WILLIAM J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $104,059.93 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, PHYLLIS L Employer name Onondaga County Amount $104,057.84 Date 03/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, CAROL J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $104,057.78 Date 06/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALLESSANDRO, MICHAEL P Employer name Greece CSD Amount $104,056.37 Date 07/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALICEA, AIXA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $104,055.57 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, LISA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $104,054.34 Date 06/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLECKMAN, ELLEN Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $104,054.20 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, THOMAS J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $104,053.92 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALABI, ASSAD R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,052.73 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALL, MICHAEL J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $104,052.67 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, HANSON Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,052.00 Date 07/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOSTAK, ANDREW T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $104,051.38 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGESS, TERESA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $104,050.11 Date 07/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROWE, KEVIN K Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $104,048.94 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, WILLIAM J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $104,048.89 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLNAVE, DEREK R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,048.13 Date 11/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, VIRGINIA M Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $104,046.78 Date 04/20/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, CHARLES S Employer name City of Utica Amount $104,045.91 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBIERO, EDWARD J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $104,045.65 Date 02/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, PATRICK C, JR Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $104,045.12 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINDERMAN, DEBORAH W Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $104,042.24 Date 10/14/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAYTON, SABRINA R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $104,039.65 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHOENIX, RAY L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $104,038.95 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMDAN, ALAAELDIN A Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,035.76 Date 07/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UTTENDORFSKY, ROBERT S Employer name Lewis County Amount $104,033.56 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOUNTAIN, STEVEN P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $104,032.98 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JILNICKI, JOHN C Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $104,032.53 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, LAWRENCE G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,029.03 Date 10/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, MARK A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $104,027.99 Date 07/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DAVID P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $104,024.11 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, TANIE G Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $104,023.78 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVI, DANYELLE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $104,023.49 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBROSIO, RAYMOND Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $104,022.72 Date 06/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, PATRICIA A Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $104,021.27 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, MILTON G, IV Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,019.80 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, RALPH W Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,019.76 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMING, GARY M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $104,019.50 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System