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 COTTRELL, VICKIE L, MS Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $102,640.56 Date 09/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITTENTHAL, MATTHEW D Employer name Department of Law Amount $102,640.45 Date 06/05/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOZNIAK, ANDREW Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,640.39 Date 10/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRIZARRY, GINA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,640.38 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, BRIAN T Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $102,638.30 Date 07/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, ARELIS Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $102,637.87 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUMP, KEVIN J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $102,636.29 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, JAMES A Employer name Rome Housing Authority Amount $102,635.61 Date 07/12/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNOV, MIKHAIL V Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $102,634.10 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLOMAIO, ROSEMARIE F Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $102,632.42 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENAN, LISA R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $102,632.25 Date 02/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, MICHAEL C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $102,629.38 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAAB, BRANDON T Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $102,629.09 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUBINSKY, MARIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,628.95 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, PATRICIA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $102,627.41 Date 03/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TRACY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $102,626.63 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEROCE, ANTHONY Employer name Monroe County Amount $102,626.34 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUTNEY, DAVID Employer name Monroe County Amount $102,626.27 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, NINA U Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,625.16 Date 06/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERSHNER, SHERI L Employer name Boces-Onondaga Cortland Madiso Amount $102,624.00 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAY, DAVID K Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,623.31 Date 07/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEWART, SHAWN G Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $102,623.16 Date 02/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIPER, FRANKLIN A, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $102,623.06 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWAL, PETER C Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $102,622.75 Date 08/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACDONALD, SHANNON A Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $102,622.26 Date 08/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISER, RANDY A Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $102,622.14 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIHODKO, ANDREY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,622.00 Date 09/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDARO, PAUL C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $102,621.79 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GROSS, JUSTIN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,621.39 Date 10/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERONE, ANTHONY L Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $102,620.50 Date 03/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLIS, BARBARA D Employer name Town of Massena Amount $102,619.72 Date 01/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, NORMALEE S Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,619.13 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, DAVID R Employer name Bethpage Water District Amount $102,618.72 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERROTTA, ROBERT J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $102,618.55 Date 04/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARVEY, WILLIAM F, JR Employer name Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD Amount $102,617.91 Date 07/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERRATO, PERRY A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $102,617.41 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, JEAN H Employer name Orange County Amount $102,616.97 Date 04/25/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAWRONSKI, MICHAEL E Employer name Orange County Amount $102,616.62 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, RYAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,615.87 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, NEFATIA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $102,613.71 Date 05/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIT, DARLENE J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $102,612.12 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, JASON T Employer name Orange County Amount $102,610.89 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFORD, PETER J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $102,610.82 Date 08/06/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVELAH, JATU Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $102,609.13 Date 01/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, BRYAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,607.57 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, LEO R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $102,606.27 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORGENSEN, MARY ELLEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,605.57 Date 12/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, DAVID P Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $102,605.13 Date 07/21/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARENDT, LORI A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,605.00 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOSKOTZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,605.00 Date 07/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREMLI, JANET M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,605.00 Date 03/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMBERT, PETER K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,605.00 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, SCOTT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,605.00 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONE, BRIAN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,605.00 Date 11/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHKODITCH, DIANE C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,605.00 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, CHARLES S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,605.00 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEILER, CHRISTINE E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,605.00 Date 11/08/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORMICHELLI, NICHOLAS P Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $102,603.35 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTS, LON E, II Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,602.11 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, KIMBERLEY A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $102,601.19 Date 09/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEPE, GEORGE J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $102,599.89 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLER, MARK B Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $102,599.43 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTCSH, EDWARD J Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $102,598.59 Date 06/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SAIA, EUGENE A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,597.29 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, KRYSTEN G Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $102,597.08 Date 11/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOON, NOELIA L Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $102,594.27 Date 04/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWLIN, MARTIN J Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $102,593.84 Date 08/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IACHETTA, STEPHEN A Employer name Albany County Airport Authorit Amount $102,593.10 Date 05/18/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURIVAGE, ROBERT J Employer name Town of North Greenbush Amount $102,593.04 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHIAZZA, MICHAEL J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $102,592.02 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, JAY TODD Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $102,590.99 Date 11/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOWICKI, DEBRA J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $102,590.85 Date 05/09/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, FRED R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $102,590.54 Date 01/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, DEANA A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $102,590.54 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAQUIZ, MARK R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,588.00 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GURNETT, KATHERINE A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $102,587.02 Date 11/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO VERSO, SEBASTIAN F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,586.50 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARPEI, RICHARD J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $102,586.11 Date 07/13/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, DENISE M Employer name Erie County Amount $102,585.95 Date 10/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDISH, JEFFERY T Employer name Town of Southold Amount $102,585.67 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTIN, HENRIK N Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $102,585.64 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHILDGEN, CINDY E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,584.43 Date 09/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, THOMAS F Employer name Orange County Amount $102,584.19 Date 06/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTIERREZ, MAYKEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,583.89 Date 06/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHATIGAN, JUSTIN Employer name City of Albany Amount $102,583.47 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNA, MARK D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,582.29 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FISHER, JABRIL M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $102,580.77 Date 02/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, JARRED T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $102,580.49 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WARD, RONALD J Employer name Erie County Amount $102,577.86 Date 02/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRYGIER, JAMES F Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $102,576.44 Date 05/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUISE, MICHAEL T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,573.38 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHIPPLE, ANITA M Employer name Orange County Amount $102,573.16 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, KEVIN M, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,572.44 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $102,571.37 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MICHAEL R Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $102,571.19 Date 07/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTMANN, PETER N Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $102,570.56 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROCE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $102,569.95 Date 08/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLUCCI, MILISSA L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $102,569.82 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIRE, MARK F Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $102,568.08 Date 01/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGIARDO, NANCY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,567.14 Date 05/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System