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 RAGER, JOHN F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,853.88 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLUTY, ERIC W Employer name Schenectady County Amount $103,852.48 Date 12/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEOHAGEN-PRATT, GAIL A Employer name Albany County Amount $103,852.28 Date 11/27/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORO, SEVERIN M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $103,851.98 Date 10/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, THOMAS Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,851.66 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUFFIGER, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,851.36 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIOS, ELVIS Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $103,849.62 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINSMORE, ANDREW E Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $103,849.56 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $103,848.91 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEBERT, DAMIAN R Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $103,848.81 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EBERHART, DARREN J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,848.23 Date 10/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILSON, PETER F Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $103,847.53 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DANIELS, ANGELA L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $103,843.30 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORTON, SCOTT M Employer name Village of Buchanan Amount $103,841.83 Date 04/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEILSON, SCOTT T Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $103,841.74 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNER, PATRICK S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,840.87 Date 10/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAPCEVIC, NEDZAD Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $103,834.46 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, PETER R Employer name City of Albany Amount $103,834.22 Date 08/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMER, JAMES S Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $103,833.43 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRAND, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $103,832.90 Date 07/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCISCO, JAMES P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,832.38 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, MARTIN J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $103,831.60 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, RICHARD A Employer name City of Fulton Amount $103,830.64 Date 07/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLUM, DEBORAH R Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $103,830.36 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNNOOSE, JEBI Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,830.22 Date 11/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITTON, TODD M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,829.00 Date 05/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTMAN, CHERYL A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,828.98 Date 04/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, MICHAEL N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,828.66 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANDALL, PAUL A Employer name Town of Hamburg Amount $103,827.59 Date 06/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROVITELLI, DAVID A Employer name East Rochester UFSD Amount $103,827.14 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CORNELIUS R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $103,826.37 Date 05/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMETROPOULOS, STEVEN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,825.60 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEMMER, SCOTT Employer name Franklin Square Water District Amount $103,825.25 Date 06/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, MICHAEL J Employer name Albany County Amount $103,825.24 Date 12/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSELSTEIN, RICK J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $103,824.95 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GABLER, KOLBY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,824.95 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ALOISIO, MARCIA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,824.72 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTTUPPALLIL, ELSY E Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $103,824.70 Date 12/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIN, KANDEDIS C Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $103,824.35 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,824.02 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY-SBREGA, PATRICIA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $103,823.33 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE, MICHAEL S Employer name Albany County Amount $103,823.05 Date 08/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, WILLIAM R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,821.25 Date 11/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILMARTIN, ROBERT J Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,821.21 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FERRAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,820.99 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERA, PATRICK D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,820.99 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, JOHN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,820.99 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOCTOR, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,818.93 Date 07/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CECCONELLO, CYNTHIA J Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $103,818.56 Date 06/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPHERD, SYLVIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,818.00 Date 07/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTNIK, FREDERICK M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,816.91 Date 05/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANUS, JAMES W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,816.21 Date 02/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RACINES, ALEJANDRO A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,815.95 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANSCHBACH, JACQUELINE S Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $103,813.71 Date 11/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNET, JANET C Employer name Rockland Co Solid Waste Auth Amount $103,812.93 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYDINGS, TERENCE E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,811.87 Date 05/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTTY, RICHARD C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,811.43 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, ROSEMARIE F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $103,811.42 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTRADA, KAREN R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $103,808.92 Date 02/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACEY, WILLIAM A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $103,806.95 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,806.79 Date 06/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELEFTERION, KRISTY L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,806.67 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLLYSON, SARA A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $103,804.26 Date 02/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESE, NEIL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,802.01 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRESI, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,801.60 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ALFRED S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,799.52 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JAMISHA S Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,798.46 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, DUANE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,797.85 Date 01/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAOLINI, DARLENE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,796.49 Date 07/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERONIMO, STEPHANIE S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,796.46 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNA, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,796.37 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRERO, GILBERTO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,796.27 Date 01/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPARKLER, ERICA K Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $103,796.16 Date 02/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, JOHN M Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $103,795.30 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORSTER, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $103,794.62 Date 01/20/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, MAUREEN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,794.09 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESZAROS, STEPHEN A Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $103,793.71 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEPIS, COLEEN Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $103,793.43 Date 07/12/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEGELHAUPT, KATHLEEN D Employer name New York Public Library Amount $103,793.40 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, EUNICE S Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $103,792.66 Date 10/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATT, KENNETH R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,792.00 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAG, ANI Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,790.17 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, WARREN E, II Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $103,789.85 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUETZ, PATRICIA A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $103,789.50 Date 11/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDINGER, JOSEPH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,789.25 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAURO, DOMINICK Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $103,787.98 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, BRIAN Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $103,787.38 Date 06/07/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, WILLIAM D Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $103,786.58 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAMPERIO, OLGA I Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $103,785.77 Date 03/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO GALBO, ALLEN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $103,785.30 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADLER, LEON J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,785.20 Date 05/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASHOUKOS, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,785.20 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEZER, PAUL M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,784.14 Date 05/29/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBER, LAUREN M Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $103,783.79 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELLONE, NEIL S Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,783.47 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROMARINO, STEVEN A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $103,782.63 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILON, DARREN D Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $103,781.06 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMERFORD, JAMES W, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,777.89 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, JIAN-HUA Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,776.86 Date 05/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCHNER, WILLIAM D Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,776.86 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System