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 MARTIN, RAYMOND J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,776.86 Date 06/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESTINA, KYLE R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,776.86 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON-MOORE, APRIL Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,776.86 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, DAVID J Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $103,776.86 Date 02/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, LEONIE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,775.80 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HLEBICA, PAUL E Employer name Village of Johnson City Amount $103,775.68 Date 07/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRIFE, KEVIN R Employer name City of Utica Amount $103,775.64 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BASILICATA, ADAM N Employer name Village of Harriman Amount $103,775.55 Date 05/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JUDGE, MIKKI L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $103,775.07 Date 05/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULAMERIAN, JOAN M Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $103,774.85 Date 01/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LAURINE L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $103,774.53 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHIFF, CORINNE H Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,773.28 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLSTEIN, HELEN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,772.80 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDEROSA, DEBRA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,772.80 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTH, GEOFFREY A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $103,772.33 Date 07/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISTASIO, MICHAEL D Employer name Washington County Amount $103,771.71 Date 08/23/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, PAMELA D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $103,771.70 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, KAREN E Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $103,770.45 Date 01/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL PONTE, LINDA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $103,769.84 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GEE, DELIA J Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $103,769.40 Date 07/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREI, ELIZABETH M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $103,767.70 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRESE, BRUCE C Employer name City of White Plains Amount $103,767.18 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, MICHAEL F Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $103,765.54 Date 02/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, NICHOLAS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,765.31 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAHN, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $103,764.12 Date 08/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ACOCELLA, DOMINICK Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $103,763.64 Date 05/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANARIELLO, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $103,761.82 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBRO, KENNETH R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $103,760.81 Date 01/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CLOUD, BARBARA Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $103,759.87 Date 10/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH-FLORES, MARIE F Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,759.02 Date 04/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, ANTHONY Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $103,758.63 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGLIARO, GARY P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $103,758.22 Date 09/27/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANJOHNSON, ROBERT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,757.21 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYER, GEORGE H Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $103,756.96 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVOLI, CECELIA M Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $103,756.62 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, LORI A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,756.48 Date 08/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTYRE, JOSEPH M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $103,754.42 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOANNE F Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,754.37 Date 04/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, ANTHONY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,754.13 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECHEVERRIA, JAMES R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,753.54 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOVELY, RICHARD D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $103,753.52 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORRIS, ANDREW J Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $103,752.50 Date 01/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTESTA, ANTHONY L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $103,750.02 Date 03/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, BETH MARIE Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $103,748.10 Date 08/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUTLER, PATRICK H Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,747.62 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIGHE, JULIA W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,747.06 Date 01/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, JACQUELYN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,746.95 Date 06/14/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, NOELLE O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,745.81 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS-ACOSTA, JANETTE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $103,743.56 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, SHAWN D Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $103,743.54 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKHILL, JAMES J Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $103,743.24 Date 02/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QUAST, STEVEN C Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,741.04 Date 01/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANKOWSKI, WILLIAM F Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $103,740.09 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIN, ROBERT W Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $103,739.81 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOOLAN, DEIRDRE A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $103,739.62 Date 04/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE MAINTO, DAVID B Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,738.55 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ROBERTO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $103,737.87 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENOX, MICHAEL J Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $103,737.35 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSALACQUA, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Geneva Amount $103,733.59 Date 07/20/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC DOWALL, SCOTT R Employer name Hancock CSD Amount $103,733.54 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, DAVID Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,733.21 Date 06/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, COLIN P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $103,732.24 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, DARREL R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,732.23 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIGNONE, STEFANIA A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $103,731.95 Date 04/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS-NOONAN, ELLEN S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,731.78 Date 01/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTE, PAUL J Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $103,730.98 Date 07/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JERRY K Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $103,730.83 Date 12/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, JOHN A Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $103,729.71 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMASIK, TIMOTHY Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $103,729.10 Date 02/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACLEOD, LORI E Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $103,728.97 Date 04/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFREYS, ROBERT J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $103,727.86 Date 11/29/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOEN, ADAM T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,726.99 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESPEJO, CARLOS Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,726.97 Date 05/15/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, THEODORA E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $103,726.66 Date 06/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHET, USHAKIRAN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,724.61 Date 05/19/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASEBIKAN, VICTOR L Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,723.07 Date 09/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEGLOW, STEVEN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $103,721.77 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWICKER, LORI Employer name Labor Management Committee Amount $103,721.73 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGAS, PETER M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,721.16 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, CATHLEEN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,721.00 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, GERMAINE A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $103,717.29 Date 09/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAZ, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $103,715.43 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LESSNER, LEE S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $103,715.34 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,713.55 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALTAGIRONE, PHILIP Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $103,712.99 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLER, ROBIN A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $103,712.61 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO-MONTERO, FRANCES I Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $103,712.61 Date 03/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARON, ROBERT Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $103,712.61 Date 01/31/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, TRACY L Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $103,712.61 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRON, KRISTIN S Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $103,712.61 Date 05/12/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERSON, KATHLEEN J Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $103,712.61 Date 01/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, DELLA R Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $103,712.61 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GELBSTEIN, ALAN D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $103,712.61 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLEVRETES, GEORGE P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $103,712.61 Date 01/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURIEL, ROBINANNE J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $103,712.61 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDMAN, LARRY Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $103,712.61 Date 10/31/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, LAURIE Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $103,712.61 Date 06/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, ALBERT J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $103,712.61 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARDINES, ILEANA L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $103,712.61 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, DEREK N Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $103,712.61 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System