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 WEEKS, SOPHIA R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $102,793.40 Date 01/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, MICHAEL R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,793.20 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EHLKE, DANIEL C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $102,792.44 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEGELMAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $102,790.34 Date 09/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALE, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Rotterdam Amount $102,790.28 Date 09/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ELAINE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,789.28 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNEY, THOMAS E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $102,788.29 Date 10/09/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEROME, JACQUELINE O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,786.68 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUS, KENNETH A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $102,786.48 Date 04/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, RYAN D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,785.98 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONAPARTE, NATHANIEL G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,785.93 Date 02/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATHIE, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $102,785.04 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAJAJ, RUCHIKA Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,783.72 Date 01/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRY, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $102,783.45 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEDALTY, ANDREW S Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $102,783.02 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO, PHILIP T T Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $102,781.88 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, ROBERT J Employer name Herkimer County Amount $102,781.51 Date 07/21/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COREY, PAMELA S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,779.24 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOO, IRENE Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $102,777.86 Date 07/06/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WETTERAU, MARY E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,776.86 Date 09/03/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSANDRO, FRANK C Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $102,773.32 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLLER, ROBIN A Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $102,773.27 Date 12/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORFILS, BERNADETTE B L Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $102,771.40 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, ASLEY A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,770.46 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SCOTT E Employer name Monroe County Amount $102,769.23 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIANO, THOMAS D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $102,767.28 Date 01/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBENSTEIN, STEVEN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $102,766.95 Date 02/15/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELL, MARILYN J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $102,766.30 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESDILL, JAMES A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $102,766.25 Date 06/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, JOHN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,764.99 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIO, ANTHONY K Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $102,763.01 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUJA, NICOLA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,762.91 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROWBRIDGE, TOBY J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $102,762.76 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOCKE, CHARLES P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $102,760.59 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNAVSKAYA, GENYA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,759.89 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, PATRICIA L Employer name Port Washington Police Dist Amount $102,758.54 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MARY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $102,756.96 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITHWICK, LISA Y Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $102,754.84 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSDORFF, RICHARD E Employer name Port Washington Library Amount $102,753.35 Date 03/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYON, DEBRA L Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $102,753.35 Date 02/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, VERONICA A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,752.98 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINSLOW, JONATHAN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,752.00 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESSARD, MICHAEL P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,750.91 Date 11/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETTO, OSCAR I Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,749.07 Date 07/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMALL, ERNEST C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $102,748.60 Date 10/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLAI, RAJESWARI Employer name Rockland County Amount $102,748.43 Date 06/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGIT, FRANK K Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $102,747.94 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRIST, KEVIN P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,747.75 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRENG, SUZANNE C Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $102,747.07 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, KATHRYN M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $102,746.42 Date 11/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANZA, NADIA J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $102,744.89 Date 03/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODAPP, HELENE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,743.94 Date 02/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDINALE, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,742.59 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL L Employer name Town of Haverstraw Amount $102,740.94 Date 10/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARISE, FRANK Employer name Village of Cedarhurst Amount $102,740.29 Date 01/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUBELLO, MARIO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $102,740.20 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARZELLA, RUGGIERO Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $102,740.20 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADICCHI, REMO P Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $102,740.20 Date 06/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISBECKER, PETER J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $102,740.20 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARL, ADAM J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $102,739.72 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARTUZ, PAUL J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $102,738.63 Date 03/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDNER, ROBIN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $102,738.47 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, FRANCIS X Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $102,735.78 Date 09/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUKOSIUNAS, RACHEL E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,735.16 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORGENIER, ANNA M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $102,735.05 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASKER, DAVID A Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $102,733.26 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASS, LLOYD R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,733.07 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALANTER, LARRY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,732.39 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSON, ANNABELLE R Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $102,731.44 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANILEYKO, RENATA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,730.92 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DODDATO, LAUREN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $102,730.42 Date 09/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLER, LESLI P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $102,730.42 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENKINS, MELANIE A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $102,730.42 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROIANNI, TOMASINA C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $102,730.42 Date 01/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, ROBERT J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,730.38 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIURA, RYAN J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $102,728.43 Date 07/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $102,727.98 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNT, STEPHEN M Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $102,727.50 Date 03/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIA, DENISE F O Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,727.05 Date 07/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEISHAUPT, WILLIAM J Employer name Ulster County Amount $102,726.48 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCK, PETER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $102,726.41 Date 06/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOENIG, MICHAEL E Employer name Putnam Valley CSD Amount $102,725.80 Date 06/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHEE, CHULL GYU Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $102,725.21 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMAN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $102,723.68 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, BRIAN D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $102,722.87 Date 05/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESOPA, GARY R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,722.73 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HICKEY, MARCUS B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,722.00 Date 07/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARRISON, ROBERT A Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $102,721.62 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOWAN, JAMES P Employer name Monroe County Amount $102,721.10 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTYNE, MADELINE A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $102,719.52 Date 03/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, LARRY D Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $102,719.02 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORDAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $102,718.90 Date 11/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANTONIO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $102,718.52 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARASKA, ROBERT F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,717.80 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCH, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,716.06 Date 01/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AJAYI, GODFREY O Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $102,715.02 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JOHN J Employer name City of Amsterdam Amount $102,714.24 Date 07/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MASE, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $102,713.66 Date 08/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHERALL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,712.99 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $102,711.55 Date 06/20/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System