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 OEHL, MAUREEN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,526.26 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, ROY Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $101,525.62 Date 05/24/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRELL, SHELIA B Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,520.54 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONCRIEFFE, JOYCENT V Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $101,519.70 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BETTY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,519.43 Date 06/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIRCHARD, RICHARD E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $101,516.82 Date 12/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN-DATINO, JUSTIN R Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $101,516.50 Date 06/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALISE, ANTHONY F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $101,515.58 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRARO, RICHARD J, III Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $101,513.18 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINK, DENNIS C Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $101,512.15 Date 02/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAGEE, GARY D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,509.99 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VULCANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $101,508.42 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMARO, DAVID J Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $101,508.29 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUSHAN, PETER A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,507.80 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESIRI, DONNA Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,505.57 Date 10/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, THOMAS J, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $101,504.26 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LLOYD, SHELDON D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $101,503.92 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARNETT, TRACEY A Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $101,503.18 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELMERSON, KAREN A Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $101,500.70 Date 11/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMON, TRACEY B Employer name Hewlett Woodmere Pub Library Amount $101,499.94 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, NOAH N Employer name NYS Assembly - Members Amount $101,499.90 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HRIM, THOMAS M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $101,498.85 Date 02/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, BRADLEY N Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $101,498.75 Date 08/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENMAN, JOSHUA D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,498.27 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI BISCEGLIE, ALDO C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $101,496.71 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLORESTAL, REGINE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $101,496.53 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITZENBERGER, GLENN I Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $101,495.89 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIOUNIS, MARIANA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,495.31 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TEGELER, MICHAEL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,494.47 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PILIERO, ANTHONY J Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $101,493.97 Date 08/29/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, STACEY M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $101,493.02 Date 11/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOONMAKER, HOLLI N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,492.73 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, SHAWN C Employer name Dewitt Fire District Amount $101,492.38 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PUGLISI, JOHN M Employer name Hempstead Sanitary District #2 Amount $101,492.13 Date 10/31/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWBURN, GEORGE O Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $101,492.08 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WITT, COLLEEN M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $101,491.43 Date 07/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MIERO, PAUL N Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $101,491.01 Date 09/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PATRICIA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,490.77 Date 07/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUSFELD, MATTHEW Employer name City of Albany Amount $101,490.12 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARO, MICHAEL E Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,489.80 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, RONALD T Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $101,489.49 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMSEN-DOLECAL, BARBARA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,488.73 Date 02/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, SUSAN B Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,488.68 Date 02/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, GOVIND C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,488.33 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, ANJELIEEQUE M Employer name South Colonie CSD Amount $101,488.02 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UKPONG, EBONG D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $101,487.46 Date 08/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, WANDA L Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,487.13 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBEL, MARY A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $101,483.96 Date 07/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROONEY, JOANNE D Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $101,483.96 Date 11/29/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, ANNE E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $101,483.96 Date 01/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JENNIFER M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $101,482.93 Date 07/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAKLEY, ZACHARY S Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $101,482.75 Date 07/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPORALE, PATRICIA Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $101,482.59 Date 07/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ERIC C Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $101,480.77 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, MICHELE M-C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,480.69 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEMECH, SAMIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $101,478.48 Date 12/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMON, ANTOINETTE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $101,477.63 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYREK, ADAM P, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $101,477.34 Date 09/30/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCCIO, ANTHONY D Employer name Rockland County Amount $101,476.51 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRO, TIMOTHY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $101,476.48 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, JOHN M Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $101,476.36 Date 06/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTROPIETRO, NEIL A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $101,475.62 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELEONE-FINLEY, LISA M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $101,475.08 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMERON, GRACE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $101,473.74 Date 09/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS-HARRIS, SONYA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $101,473.47 Date 06/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRATER, PETER S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,471.36 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTELLA, PETER J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $101,468.72 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASKINS, BELINDA J Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,468.52 Date 01/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTEN, BRIAN W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $101,465.94 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUZZESE, ALFRED P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $101,465.21 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTALDO, JOANNE Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $101,464.03 Date 02/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINZI, JASON R Employer name City of Rochester Amount $101,463.68 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELICIANO, LISA Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $101,463.13 Date 04/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIPPI, REED S Employer name Bill Drafting Commission Amount $101,463.10 Date 12/03/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAGE, CHRISTINE F Employer name Orange County Amount $101,461.70 Date 07/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOLE, STEPHEN Employer name Orange County Amount $101,461.62 Date 09/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZ, PETER R Employer name Orange County Amount $101,461.61 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAUCERI, KELLY P Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $101,461.56 Date 10/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, SUANITA L Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $101,461.33 Date 03/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPER, ERIC C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $101,461.11 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REICHERT, STEVEN Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $101,460.56 Date 05/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LENAN, ORVILLE W Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $101,460.00 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRON, THERESA A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $101,459.70 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, GERARD J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $101,459.04 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, TERESA L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $101,458.86 Date 06/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILDEFONSO, BRIAN Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $101,458.28 Date 01/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOURNO, PHILIP J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $101,457.02 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWER, ROY G, JR Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $101,456.65 Date 04/21/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACKAY, KRISTIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,455.00 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMERO, JOSETTE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $101,455.00 Date 06/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWLEY, DANIEL P Employer name Troy Housing Authority Amount $101,454.86 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISH, WILLIAM W, III Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,454.60 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOWNS, JOHN J, JR Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $101,453.91 Date 02/15/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVELEIGH, JEFFREY S Employer name Thousand Isl St Pk And Rec Reg Amount $101,452.47 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAGGERTY, LESLIE J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $101,450.53 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUIFEL, GLEN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $101,450.18 Date 06/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLESSING, KEITH E Employer name Putnam County Amount $101,448.52 Date 02/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN A Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $101,448.52 Date 01/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOAK, KARA L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $101,448.42 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOK, MARTIN T Employer name City of Glen Cove Amount $101,448.22 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System