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 LEAVER, WILLIAM J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $103,228.68 Date 10/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMEAU, YANIQUE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $103,227.23 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIDAY, PATRICK Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,226.68 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENZLER, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,225.48 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SLIMAK, ROBBY D Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $103,224.89 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, FREDERICK A Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $103,224.51 Date 01/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERLAIN, BELINDA Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $103,224.47 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERIO, SHEILA L Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $103,224.21 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, CHARLES J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $103,224.15 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, ANDREW H Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $103,223.99 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SUSAN J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,223.12 Date 10/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURO, SALVATORE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $103,222.73 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, KAREN KELLY Employer name Suffolk Co Indust Devel Agcy Amount $103,221.26 Date 01/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, JENNIFER A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $103,219.66 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, VICTORIA A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $103,219.52 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAY, THOMAS B Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $103,219.52 Date 06/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKLEY, LAURA P Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $103,219.23 Date 01/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, JOHN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $103,218.04 Date 03/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, BARBARA A Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $103,218.04 Date 08/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DISARE, JEREMY R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $103,217.37 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, JAMES E JR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $103,217.37 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMCHARAN, SAMANTHA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $103,216.10 Date 02/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENNA, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,216.08 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINTO, JOHN J Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $103,215.28 Date 09/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KITT, CHARISSE Y Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $103,214.64 Date 02/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINCE, ADAM P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,212.92 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, JANICE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $103,210.96 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, BRANT B Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,205.66 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALARZA, ROBERT W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,205.52 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENICK, ELAINE M Employer name Port Washington UFSD Amount $103,205.17 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIEBODA, GRZEGORZ Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $103,204.98 Date 12/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, MAUREEN F Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,204.01 Date 11/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADE, SUSAN Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,204.01 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, CARLTON E Employer name Department of Health Amount $103,204.01 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS, ROBERT R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,204.01 Date 07/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, JANET K Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $103,204.00 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, SUNEELA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $103,203.19 Date 05/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESANTE, LISA M E Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $103,203.19 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HURLEY, BRIANN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,203.00 Date 07/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALESSI, THOMAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,202.68 Date 06/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATTAN, LESLI S Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,202.68 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, JEFFREY A Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,202.68 Date 03/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SETHURAMAN, GIRIJA Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,202.68 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, DONGMING Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,202.68 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEIDAN, LUBNA R Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,202.68 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, ZHENGLU Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,202.68 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUDHRY, ZAINAB A Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,201.81 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGUN, ERNESTINE TARA R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,201.41 Date 10/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARDINA, SANTO Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $103,201.39 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANZARA, JOHN C Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $103,200.06 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NWUBA, VIVIAN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $103,200.02 Date 05/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEICH, CRAIG Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,198.73 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRAVOLA, JOSEPH C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $103,198.36 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, BARBARA S Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $103,197.28 Date 10/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLINGHAM, DREW E Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $103,196.97 Date 11/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, DARIAN L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $103,195.60 Date 05/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIA, JUNE A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $103,195.03 Date 06/30/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $103,194.22 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKSON, LAKISHA C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $103,194.00 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTCHWAY, DANIEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,194.00 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERMER, CORY A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,194.00 Date 07/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, JOHN T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $103,193.76 Date 11/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONWAY, THOMAS A Employer name City of Albany Amount $103,193.50 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRAGLIOLA, THOMAS R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $103,193.22 Date 02/08/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATUS, ABRAHAM Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $103,193.22 Date 05/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, MARK H Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $103,193.22 Date 09/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLENHORN, DAVID N Employer name Department of Law Amount $103,193.18 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBACK, ROBYN C Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,193.04 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLARD, GARY M Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $103,190.88 Date 08/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUB, GEORGE J Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,189.54 Date 10/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOZZAFAVA, JOHN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,189.52 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, BERNNIE Employer name City of Rochester Amount $103,188.92 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONE, BRENDA A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $103,188.51 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, FIORELLA V Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $103,188.16 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, TAMAR S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $103,185.80 Date 11/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDMAN, GREGORY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $103,183.85 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, KAREN S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,183.23 Date 06/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DOUGALD, LORI J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $103,183.20 Date 02/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALDO, LORETTA F Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $103,181.98 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, THOMAS W Employer name Riverhead Water District Amount $103,181.45 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAN, KWOK HUNG Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $103,181.32 Date 03/28/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARCIA T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $103,181.22 Date 07/13/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, SAUNDRA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,180.58 Date 01/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, KEITH J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $103,180.37 Date 12/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTWOOD, AARON C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,180.21 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASEY, JOHN F Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $103,179.92 Date 08/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHELI, THOMAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $103,179.04 Date 11/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, COREY V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $103,178.92 Date 03/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAM, KEVIN W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $103,178.14 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC DEVITT, LYNNE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $103,177.83 Date 05/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVISKI, ANTOINETTE M Employer name Orange County Amount $103,175.62 Date 12/08/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEGREEN, BALMAIN H Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $103,174.03 Date 09/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUENTES, LORNA ANTONIETTE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $103,173.97 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLBROOK, KIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $103,173.11 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, CARIN C Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $103,171.76 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDNER, BRIAN Employer name Orange County Amount $103,171.68 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTCAP, DALE R Employer name Erie County Amount $103,169.45 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALECKI, JACEK P Employer name Jericho UFSD Amount $103,168.87 Date 10/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, JOHN P Employer name Finkelstein Memorial Library Amount $103,168.42 Date 03/15/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIBERMAN, STEWART T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $103,168.00 Date 05/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System