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 JACKSON-BRELAND, KEEVA P Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $103,369.24 Date 02/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, RAMON E Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $103,369.24 Date 03/04/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICHTMAN, STEVEN W Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $103,369.24 Date 05/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADMAN, KATHRYN K Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $103,369.24 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITT, JOHN E Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $103,369.24 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSAN, PETER J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $103,369.24 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABITBOL, SANDRA E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $103,369.24 Date 09/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACHMIEL, TRACY B Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $103,369.24 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, TANISHA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,369.16 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAKRZEWSKI, PATRICK T Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,368.76 Date 07/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, RICKY S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $103,368.41 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, JOHN F Employer name Valhalla UFSD Amount $103,368.05 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMINSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Garden City Pk Fire & Water Dist Amount $103,368.00 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SELASSIE Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $103,367.82 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALSTROM, GARTH M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,365.80 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUILAR, GEMMA L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,365.11 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSLER, JAY A Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $103,364.01 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONRAD, LYMAN R, JR Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $103,363.63 Date 07/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEENAN, LISA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $103,363.54 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMEL, LOUIS C Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $103,363.29 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRERI, MATTHEW B Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $103,362.43 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOTHAM-AUDIN, KELLY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $103,361.96 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINING, MARGARET H Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $103,361.96 Date 05/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIETO, ROBERT D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $103,361.96 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAUN, KEVIN C Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $103,361.90 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONIGLIO, KENNETH J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,361.18 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HRYVNIAK, JOSEPH T Employer name North Shore Public Library Dis Amount $103,361.08 Date 12/31/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIHY, JAMES Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,360.85 Date 01/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADULA, ROZAN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,359.02 Date 04/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, CHRISTINE T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,358.92 Date 12/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLLENSTEIN, CAROL EPSTEIN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,358.51 Date 01/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGGIANO, KATHERINE A Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $103,358.47 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZACCHINO, ALLISON R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,354.80 Date 05/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINELLI, WILLIAM D, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $103,353.80 Date 07/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, JAMES J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $103,353.16 Date 02/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUGER, SEBASTIAN R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $103,351.22 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITAKER, ANDREW W Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $103,350.47 Date 10/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, RALPH B Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $103,350.22 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPPI, ALISON M Employer name Islip Commun Develop Agcy Amount $103,350.00 Date 03/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KATHLEEN M Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $103,349.48 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, THOMAS P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,349.22 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANTOINE B Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,349.07 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EREN, PATRICIA D Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $103,347.15 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROW, SHEILA Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,345.29 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, AMANDA Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,345.17 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMARINO, VINCENT M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,343.66 Date 05/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURKE, THOMAS Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $103,343.53 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLIGAN, COLLEEN D Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,342.73 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, PATRICIA L Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $103,341.66 Date 01/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINARD, KATRIN A Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $103,340.84 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUGLIELMO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $103,337.95 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYDYSH, WILLIAM T Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $103,336.44 Date 05/29/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMAY, JEFFREY D Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $103,335.10 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEI, EKATERINI Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $103,334.14 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUJILLO, JEANETTE B Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $103,334.14 Date 11/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, DEAN K Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,332.78 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINARO, MARYELLEN M Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $103,332.74 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GITNER, FRED J Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $103,332.69 Date 12/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMKO, ANDREW T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,330.73 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUTCHINGS, TIMOTHY P Employer name Columbia County Amount $103,330.11 Date 07/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, DAVID Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $103,328.47 Date 01/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUESSLER, ERIC S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $103,327.53 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, DAVID W Employer name Monroe County Amount $103,326.37 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER-HENRY, LISA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $103,324.42 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTINA, ROGETTE E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $103,321.96 Date 01/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIER, DANIEL A Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $103,319.65 Date 09/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUNDI, BHAJAN S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $103,319.32 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGHES, KEITH B Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $103,318.86 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLESPIE, JAY K Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $103,317.64 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMPION, ANTHONY W Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $103,316.36 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUER, MICHAEL L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,314.00 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE STEFANO, ELENA M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $103,313.86 Date 04/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTAIA, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $103,313.82 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAINO, PETER P Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,313.60 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICH, ROSE Employer name Somers CSD Amount $103,313.00 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, DIANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,312.33 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, WILLIAM E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $103,312.00 Date 09/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASTINI, MATTHEW T Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $103,311.42 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COMFORT, MALCOLM H Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $103,310.72 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, TIMOTHY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,310.63 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAINT-FORT, ANNE-GILBERTE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $103,310.19 Date 04/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINBERG, GARY W Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $103,309.97 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANERE, KIM A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,309.93 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSSON, JEAN H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,308.50 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORRY, THOMAS F Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $103,306.87 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITNER, ERICA I Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $103,306.87 Date 11/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, DOUGLAS R Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $103,306.87 Date 01/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTCH, WILLIAM C Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,306.39 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MARTIN J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $103,305.37 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, JAMIE L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,305.34 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYER, ELLEN W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,304.60 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRMANN, ERIC P Employer name Albany County Amount $103,303.65 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARATELLI, ANTHONY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,303.39 Date 11/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, REXFORD C, IV Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,303.00 Date 09/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIM, JENNIFER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $103,299.30 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGRESTA, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,299.30 Date 07/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRRI, MARK A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,299.30 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARRELLI, THERESA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,299.30 Date 11/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALZMAN, LAWRENCE D Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $103,299.26 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, WESLEY S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,298.46 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System