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 ERRINGTON, SARA B Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $102,107.13 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HORTON, FRED A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $102,107.08 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCIA, RALPH L Employer name City of Utica Amount $102,106.97 Date 05/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINESWILLIAMS, DARLENE Y Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $102,105.89 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COON, GARY S Employer name Dutchess County Amount $102,104.89 Date 03/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, ORLANDO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,104.23 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JACOBSEN, LAURA D Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $102,104.22 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON-WRIGHT, BONNIE L N Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $102,104.16 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT E Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $102,103.14 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAT, ADAM Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $102,102.28 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINAN-ADANGAPUR, THAMBY N Employer name Erie County Amount $102,102.22 Date 08/31/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOPPY, CHRISTINE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,102.00 Date 06/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINATRA, JOSEPH P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $102,101.88 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, JACK H Employer name Washingtonville CSD Amount $102,101.01 Date 07/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNDERDALE, CAROLYN D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $102,098.88 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, ANDREW S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,098.24 Date 07/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, SHAILAH J Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $102,098.11 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, PAUL D Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $102,098.09 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDAZZO, GIOVANNI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,097.18 Date 02/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KETTER, MARY H Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $102,096.14 Date 03/25/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, RENEE Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $102,095.67 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERLACH, JOHN E Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $102,093.38 Date 01/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $102,092.54 Date 03/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JOHN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $102,092.48 Date 02/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURLEY, BETTY J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $102,092.16 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, FRANK M Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $102,092.13 Date 07/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KEVIN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $102,090.21 Date 06/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, WILLIAM J, JR Employer name Ontario County Amount $102,089.41 Date 06/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANFORD, WILLIAM H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $102,088.84 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Law Amount $102,087.92 Date 05/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, AGUSTIN A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $102,087.68 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKKER, KEN T Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $102,087.52 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDERMUTH, DIANA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $102,086.85 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANTZY, PAMELA L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $102,086.10 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, RORY P Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $102,085.79 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTELIUS, ALEXANDRA R G Employer name Clifton Pk-Halfmn Pub Libr Dis Amount $102,084.54 Date 07/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBEL, BRUCE K Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $102,082.96 Date 09/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANCA, JAMES Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $102,082.88 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, ERICA G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,081.79 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCH, MATTHEW E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,080.85 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WINTER, DIRK C Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $102,080.67 Date 12/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPPINA, SUSAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,080.48 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MARK Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $102,080.35 Date 01/31/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDANZA, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $102,078.64 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTTUNEN, TODD M Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $102,078.22 Date 11/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEARS, DAVID T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $102,076.96 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COZZA, ERIKA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,074.99 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELIN, LAURI E Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $102,074.54 Date 07/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLADO, FELIX Employer name Education Department Amount $102,074.44 Date 11/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAFLOWITZ, ALAN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $102,073.05 Date 03/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWARARI, DEBORAH C Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $102,072.94 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CATHY E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $102,070.95 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENAN, REGINALD P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $102,070.31 Date 03/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIEN, THOMAS Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $102,069.72 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHUMANN, ELIZABETH Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,069.07 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELSON, DARRELL W Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $102,068.82 Date 03/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORZANO, CHARLES J Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,067.88 Date 12/02/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIRALDO, ANA Employer name Westchester County Amount $102,067.88 Date 02/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, KENNETH Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $102,065.88 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILFORD, TAWANNA T Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $102,065.19 Date 03/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIMMER, KELLE K Employer name Orange County Amount $102,065.16 Date 01/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTEFANO-MIRANDA, KATHLEEN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $102,065.04 Date 12/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, MICHAEL G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $102,063.75 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,062.19 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DVINOVA, LARISA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $102,060.95 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMILL, ROBERT E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $102,060.47 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, ANDREW C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,058.64 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAVILL, JUSTIN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,058.07 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE BERRY, VALERIE J Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $102,057.71 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, ELIZABETH M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $102,056.74 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEBISCH, GEORGE L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $102,056.74 Date 04/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TRAVIS Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $102,056.74 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUTSCH, RUTH Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $102,056.74 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URCIUOLI, TODD S Employer name NYC Judges Amount $102,056.74 Date 09/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWE, ALLAN K Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $102,056.74 Date 05/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, JAMES M, III Employer name City of Kingston Amount $102,055.77 Date 07/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BISHOP, WENDIE L Employer name Clinton County Amount $102,055.08 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, BRETT N Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $102,052.43 Date 04/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STACHEWICZ, MICHAEL J Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $102,050.84 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEGMAN, GARY S Employer name City of Rochester Amount $102,049.38 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELTRANI, ROBERT V Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $102,047.69 Date 12/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUDINOT, KEZIA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $102,047.41 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Albany Amount $102,046.25 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, TIMOTHY P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $102,045.49 Date 07/26/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, JOHN Employer name Yonkers Mun Housing Authority Amount $102,044.55 Date 12/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEDEKIN, JOHN F Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $102,043.88 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUSSEL, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $102,043.58 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNON, JEAN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $102,043.07 Date 05/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, DANIEL C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $102,040.83 Date 07/28/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACY, JENNAFER M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,040.63 Date 04/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIX, STEPHANIE A Employer name Commission On Judicial Conduct Amount $102,040.38 Date 05/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGANTI, RAYMOND G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $102,039.49 Date 12/21/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYLE, MARIO E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $102,033.93 Date 10/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, BRIDGET C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $102,033.35 Date 02/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREIMAN, VIRGINIA H Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $102,032.05 Date 10/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGLER, JANICE S Employer name Department of Health Amount $102,031.12 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOSEPH E Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $102,031.12 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUCHS, SIDNEY P Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $102,031.12 Date 08/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALSKI, EDWARD Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $102,031.12 Date 05/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, BRIAN D Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $102,031.12 Date 10/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System