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 DUNNE, PAMELA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,298.00 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLAGHAN, JEAN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,297.73 Date 06/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,295.40 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAMOGLIA, JAMES P Employer name Town of Ulster Amount $103,294.89 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HESSE, ERIC T Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $103,294.67 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, MICHELLE Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $103,294.06 Date 01/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEZIO, LYMAN B Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $103,293.26 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYCZEK, JOSHUA E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,293.10 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, MICHAEL D Employer name Orange County Amount $103,290.99 Date 12/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MARY T Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $103,289.80 Date 09/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORBETT, PETER E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,288.91 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIN-MAURER, TAMMY S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,287.99 Date 06/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JOHN M Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $103,286.62 Date 06/11/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, JAMES D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $103,286.25 Date 11/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADBENT, GALE A Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $103,285.53 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOCERA, JONATHAN P Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $103,285.26 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORWOOD, KENNETH D Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $103,283.75 Date 09/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, FRANK E, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,282.48 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAVATA, CYNTHIA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $103,280.68 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSME, MARIA O Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,278.10 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLAGH, JEFFERY W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $103,276.84 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARCOMB, BRANDON M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,274.74 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULSHAW, BRIAN D Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $103,274.73 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANCHAK, JOHN W Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,274.42 Date 09/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, CLEDIA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $103,274.20 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUEVARRA-FRANCIS, CHARMEIN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,273.69 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DEBORAH D Employer name Education Department Amount $103,273.02 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALESKI, PAUL R Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $103,271.42 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLIET, ERIN B Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,271.18 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, PETER B Employer name Village of Brewster Amount $103,270.00 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, ANDREA L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $103,269.50 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSHEROVITZ, SHARON M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $103,269.03 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDONE, LAURA J Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,267.08 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHTMAN, FELICE Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,267.08 Date 04/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDESIR, DELIER L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,267.08 Date 10/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARKAS-HUEZO, ROBERTA L Employer name Erie County Amount $103,266.15 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, DIANA Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $103,266.13 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESSER, JAMES A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $103,264.99 Date 12/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CAIRE, TORY L Employer name City of Oswego Amount $103,264.46 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCROBIE, JEFFREY M Employer name City of Oswego Amount $103,264.46 Date 06/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINARSKI, THOMAS J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,264.01 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, BRIEN P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,263.71 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POHANCSEK, EUGENE L Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $103,263.19 Date 10/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIOTTI, MARY A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $103,262.38 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZYSEK, KATHLEEN D Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $103,261.29 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHURST, DIANE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $103,260.65 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARRIAS, ELIEZER Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,260.65 Date 08/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUDT, ROLAND T Employer name Beacon Housing Authority Amount $103,259.04 Date 08/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, GARY J, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,258.68 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, FRANCIS X Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $103,258.43 Date 08/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARFLEY, LEONARD J, III Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,258.39 Date 06/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALGADO, EDWARD S Employer name Miller Place UFSD Amount $103,257.94 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, DAVID A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $103,256.92 Date 08/16/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACQUINO, JOSEPH B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $103,256.70 Date 03/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $103,255.49 Date 12/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BATES, CRAIG Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $103,254.99 Date 03/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANAS, THERESE R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $103,253.35 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCHIA, THOMAS A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,252.76 Date 07/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONG, ZHIHONG Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,252.27 Date 08/19/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARKA, EDWARD J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,252.18 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNES, DANIEL P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $103,251.16 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KERSHKO, PAULETTE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $103,249.68 Date 07/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, BRET A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,248.86 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHOADES, T ALLEN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,248.86 Date 01/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENKER, MARC D Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $103,248.03 Date 02/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, SHAJI MARY Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,247.96 Date 10/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIOTTI, GABRIELLE J Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $103,247.89 Date 11/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTIGROSSI, NICOLE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,246.94 Date 02/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, JOHN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,246.78 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIP, NATASHA E Employer name Department of State Amount $103,246.23 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERRA, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,246.10 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TARTAS, IRENE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $103,245.12 Date 11/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOROSZYLO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Erie County Amount $103,244.00 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPSON, RUBEN F Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $103,243.66 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID A Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $103,242.98 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BRUCE F Employer name Office of General Services Amount $103,242.17 Date 08/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAS, THOMAS F Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $103,242.16 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, CHERYL E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $103,241.58 Date 05/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDOON, RAYMOND J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,241.53 Date 06/26/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANKER, JEREMY E Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $103,241.31 Date 09/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, JEFFREY C Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $103,240.30 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COTSWORTH, MICHAEL G Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,239.33 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GATHERS, BARBARA A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $103,238.02 Date 09/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VERONICA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,237.52 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, LYNN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $103,237.37 Date 06/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOTT, PHILIP E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,237.07 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARKINS, AIMEE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $103,236.70 Date 11/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, PATTI-JO Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $103,236.58 Date 02/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, VERNON E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $103,236.23 Date 11/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIERRE-LOUIS, KAREN M Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $103,236.11 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATENTREGER, LISA Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $103,235.96 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JULIA H Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,235.04 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, WILFREDO Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $103,233.78 Date 08/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MAGNA, DANIEL J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $103,232.19 Date 11/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUDUS, IRENE P Employer name Nassau Otb Corp. Amount $103,231.07 Date 08/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RACZYK, CHERYL L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,231.00 Date 10/17/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, LEAYN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,230.99 Date 12/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWORSKI, HEIDI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,230.88 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARWELL, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,230.37 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACCARIO, JOSEPH A Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $103,230.13 Date 11/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System