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 GIBBONS, THOMAS J Employer name City of Albany Amount $104,019.06 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMAND, J ANTHONY Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $104,018.64 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INIGUEZ, JOHN Employer name Westchester County Amount $104,016.60 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, WILLIAM A Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $104,016.36 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEACHAM, JAMES R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $104,014.12 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWERSOX, DAVID P, JR Employer name Town of Orchard Park Amount $104,013.31 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNARD, RAYMOND H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,012.41 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FACCIOLO, GREGORY J Employer name City of Utica Amount $104,011.84 Date 10/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOWAK, WILLIAM M Employer name Village of Quogue Amount $104,011.61 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASPINA, MARY Employer name Department of Law Amount $104,010.35 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODBERRY, SHEILA R Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $104,007.46 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOLEDO, KELVIN Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $104,007.01 Date 08/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLSON, JONATHAN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $104,004.40 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONESIO, CRISTOPHER Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $104,004.13 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, MARGARET D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $104,003.77 Date 03/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC KENZIE, KATHLEEN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $104,002.81 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, LORI A Employer name Nassau County Amount $104,002.20 Date 02/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORSI, MATTHEW J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $104,001.00 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBITSEK, TAMI R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $104,000.60 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARI, ELIZABETH M Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $104,000.23 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PENNOCK, HELEN M Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $104,000.00 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,000.00 Date 03/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, MICHAEL F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $104,000.00 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIELLO, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $103,998.17 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, EDWARD O, JR Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $103,996.81 Date 01/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CELESTIN, MARIE C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $103,996.78 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, JENNIFER J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,995.70 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BRIAN P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,995.61 Date 01/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, KATHLEEN B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,995.49 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE COSTER, PATRICE M Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $103,994.80 Date 04/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZIO, DAVID G Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $103,994.49 Date 01/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, LILLIAN Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $103,994.45 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MLECZKOWSKI, LEONARD P Employer name NYC Judges Amount $103,993.94 Date 12/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'SHAUGHNESSY, KEVIN J Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $103,992.90 Date 09/28/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YULL, THOMAS L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $103,992.46 Date 04/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, DWIGHT T Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $103,990.86 Date 02/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, JAMES W, JR Employer name Herkimer County Amount $103,988.16 Date 10/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA PORTA, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $103,988.11 Date 08/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARE, MARILYN J Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $103,987.31 Date 08/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, PATRICK G Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $103,987.31 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IDEMA, DANA D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $103,986.84 Date 05/28/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, RYAN C Employer name Dutchess County Amount $103,985.63 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MAUREEN E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,985.20 Date 09/27/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, THERESA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,985.20 Date 05/05/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOZITO, TONI R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,985.20 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELIONE, MICHAEL Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,985.20 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUMPANO, CHARLES R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,985.20 Date 04/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, EFRAIM Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $103,985.20 Date 01/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARACINO, ELIZABETH Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $103,985.20 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUG, JESSE M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $103,983.25 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MELDEN-SHARPE, MARGARET Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,981.40 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAHAN, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $103,980.85 Date 01/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, BRIAN L Employer name Dutchess County Amount $103,980.68 Date 06/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, KANDI J Employer name Orange County Amount $103,979.14 Date 04/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNFELD, VIRGINIA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,977.91 Date 08/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, DONALD D Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $103,974.58 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGREE, DOUGLAS E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $103,974.57 Date 09/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZANOUSKY, MICHAEL P Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $103,974.18 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANOS, GEORGE P Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $103,973.37 Date 06/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRISON, PAUL J Employer name Rockland County Amount $103,972.90 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, THOMAS J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $103,971.64 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPP, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,970.58 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAHLMEISTER, WILLIAM W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $103,968.52 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, BERNADETTE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,966.58 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, CLIFFORD T Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $103,966.22 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, CHRISTINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,965.76 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, DIANE I Employer name Dutchess County Amount $103,965.58 Date 11/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIACCO, CHARLENE V Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $103,963.20 Date 12/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRIEFER, ANDREA C Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,962.91 Date 11/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALES, KERRI A Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $103,962.38 Date 07/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURY, GARY A Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $103,962.25 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTH, RALENE Employer name Town of Massena Amount $103,960.79 Date 05/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIDLO, MELISSA M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $103,958.14 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKLEVIC, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,957.74 Date 01/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHIN, HEATHER M Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $103,957.62 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORENO, LUIS A Employer name Orange County Amount $103,955.04 Date 01/31/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, JOHN D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,953.88 Date 01/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Manlius Amount $103,953.72 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ERIN P Employer name Department of State Amount $103,953.32 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENSON, JACKQUEE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,953.20 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLOEN, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $103,951.64 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMORE, MARION E Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $103,950.08 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBEIKA, SEMAAN E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,948.00 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTERY, DEBRA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $103,947.62 Date 02/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, MARGARET A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,947.52 Date 06/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAUGHAN, MAUREEN E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,947.50 Date 06/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGINELLA, NINO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,946.96 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAKOSE, MEENA P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $103,944.62 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, JIMMY W Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $103,944.62 Date 08/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSO, MARY J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $103,944.62 Date 07/15/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGLE, PETER E Employer name Erie County Amount $103,943.17 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LADEN, JULIE A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,943.08 Date 12/22/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEIZIO, CHARLES J Employer name Coram Fire District Amount $103,941.42 Date 03/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTSAY, THOMAS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,940.82 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAU, WING Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $103,940.70 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, DEBORAH Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,940.21 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORBETT, JAMES J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $103,939.39 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWDY, EILEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,939.04 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, ROBERT C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,937.82 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRESI, ELYSSE M Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $103,937.64 Date 03/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System