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 HEINZINGER, ARTHUR Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $102,355.68 Date 03/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SENEY, EDMUND J, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $102,353.35 Date 06/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EHIKIOYA, STELLA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,352.11 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIEKAN, JAMES B Employer name Erie County Amount $102,352.10 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, RAYMOND C Employer name Erie County Amount $102,352.09 Date 09/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANBRO, ANDREW W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,352.04 Date 03/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAVIN, SHANNON Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $102,350.05 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPEAR, EDWARD P Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $102,349.45 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEFFER, CRAIG M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,349.26 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLSON, IAN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $102,349.26 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, KEVIN M Employer name Erie County Amount $102,348.27 Date 07/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, PATRICK J Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $102,347.16 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMAN, ELIZABETH M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $102,345.44 Date 03/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, KAREN A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $102,343.52 Date 10/04/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHARVELLA, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $102,342.30 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANSIR, REBECCA B Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $102,342.13 Date 10/18/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUGH, RICHARD D Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $102,341.28 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, PAULETTE D Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $102,340.50 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHKO, ANDREW Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $102,340.13 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCHAMPS, CHRISTIANE L Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,339.98 Date 02/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADDER, WILLIAM F Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $102,339.86 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCZMA, CARLENE N Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $102,339.62 Date 10/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNICKI, LINDA A Employer name Connetquot CSD Amount $102,339.60 Date 11/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCEAU, MICHAEL R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $102,338.12 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, THOMAS G Employer name Education Department Amount $102,338.08 Date 12/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGEL, BRIAN C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,336.61 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOURT, ROBERT R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $102,336.00 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDARARO, ELIZABETH E Employer name Commack Public Library Amount $102,334.39 Date 08/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIBBLE, RAYMOND H Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,333.18 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTER, EILEEN M Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $102,332.80 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAITZ, JAMES M Employer name Wayne County Amount $102,332.65 Date 06/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, ANDREW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,329.08 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAVROUKAS, KERRY Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,328.15 Date 10/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANWARING, SCOTT W Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $102,326.57 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCA, JOHN F Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $102,325.85 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINONES, JESUS O Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,325.77 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANETTA, ANDREW J Employer name Bethpage Water District Amount $102,325.13 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, BRIAN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,324.00 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $102,322.65 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, DANIEL J Employer name City of Batavia Amount $102,322.47 Date 10/05/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONWAY, MAUREEN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,322.19 Date 12/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHYTE-ETERE, ANTONETTE J Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $102,320.78 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, VELMA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $102,320.53 Date 01/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ROBERT J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $102,314.04 Date 10/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHDE, ORLIN G, III Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $102,313.34 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, MARY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,312.68 Date 10/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLENN, JEFFREY J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $102,311.95 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYNE, ANTHONY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,311.24 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINONI, WARREN M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,310.86 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAVE, ANIL Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $102,308.10 Date 04/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTORO, PAUL, JR Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $102,307.99 Date 12/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORDILISO, JEROME H Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $102,307.59 Date 04/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIEDMONT, ADAM R Employer name City of Lockport Amount $102,304.56 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMES A Employer name City of Plattsburgh Amount $102,301.59 Date 08/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGLIA, ANTHONY S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,300.46 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERKOWSKY, JASON B Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,298.47 Date 04/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORRENTINO, RUSSELL Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,298.37 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKEDON, GERALD W Employer name Village of Port Jefferson Amount $102,298.14 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAVETT, ROBERT E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $102,297.29 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, TODD S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,296.23 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIERNAN, TRACY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,296.00 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELWIG, CHRISTINE A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $102,295.42 Date 11/24/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGELMANN, CARL F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $102,295.38 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDIS, GRAHME P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $102,294.68 Date 07/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JOHN H Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $102,294.54 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESPO, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,293.93 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEARY, JAMES W Employer name Department of State Amount $102,292.78 Date 12/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODNEY, DORNEL Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $102,292.70 Date 08/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, JOSEPH D Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $102,292.36 Date 07/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, VAUGHAN F Employer name Brentwood Public Library Amount $102,292.25 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDY E Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $102,290.51 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOHN J Employer name Orange County Amount $102,290.51 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELSON, ROBERT F Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $102,289.81 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGHES, RYAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,289.44 Date 10/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEDFELD, TRACY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,287.71 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORIFICI, DAVID J Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,286.87 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALKEY, BRAD W Employer name Ontario County Amount $102,285.52 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUERR, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,285.07 Date 07/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTI, JOHN F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $102,284.42 Date 10/18/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN-DONOVAN, MARGARET Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $102,283.92 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, TAMARA B Employer name Department of Law Amount $102,283.23 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOERR, CHERYL A Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $102,281.53 Date 09/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, SERENA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $102,279.47 Date 11/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVINS, ANDREW J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $102,279.31 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALLY, LAURETTA J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $102,279.29 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLTANI, REZA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $102,279.13 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, GLORIA Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $102,278.32 Date 09/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN EGMOND, JAMES G Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $102,276.84 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PATCH, JAMES E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $102,276.20 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNE, CHARMAINE ALEXIS Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $102,276.07 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACO, DEBORAH Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,275.79 Date 12/13/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,275.16 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAIEK, ROBERTA L Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $102,275.10 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, ASHLEY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,274.60 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FIORE, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Ulster County Amount $102,274.50 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, WILLIAM D Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $102,274.49 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, MADELINE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $102,274.47 Date 03/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAHILL, EILEEN C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $102,274.40 Date 06/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANAPICO, NOREEN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $102,274.30 Date 07/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEPPNER, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $102,273.83 Date 01/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System