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 BRUNNER, MARCI L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $100,929.06 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, SHEREE P Employer name Ulster County Amount $100,928.91 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSEL, JOHN S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $100,928.66 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENN, ELISE H Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $100,928.21 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, BRIAN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $100,926.89 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALTO, VIVIAN Employer name Education Department Amount $100,925.51 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RITACCO, JASON E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,925.33 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACHEN, BRUCE L Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $100,924.46 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, PEIQUN Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $100,923.71 Date 07/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESIOLOWSKI, BRUCE M Employer name Education Department Amount $100,921.09 Date 11/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENIZEN, SCOTT M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $100,920.80 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, DAVID C Employer name Monroe County Amount $100,920.41 Date 10/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVAMOSER, FRANCIS X Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $100,920.12 Date 01/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROIZER, THIERRY Employer name City of Kingston Amount $100,919.39 Date 12/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICAPITO, JO-ANNE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $100,919.38 Date 08/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, THOMAS A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,917.65 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUENTES, HARTE C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $100,916.61 Date 08/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTHROYD, KIRK E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $100,916.36 Date 02/08/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, BRIAN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,916.32 Date 10/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANIGAN, JEFFREY M Employer name Environmental Facilities Corp. Amount $100,914.82 Date 03/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAHL, LUCAS S Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $100,912.16 Date 03/03/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, LYNN C Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $100,912.16 Date 12/06/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, AMELIA A Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $100,911.44 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVERNAZ, ANTHONY A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $100,911.37 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EHRICH, JANE V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,911.21 Date 03/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAZARUS, RONALD A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $100,910.95 Date 02/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANN, LINDA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $100,909.26 Date 05/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORTU, DIANE B Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $100,907.25 Date 04/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DAVID R, SR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $100,906.39 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JULEIGH G Employer name Moriah Shock Incarce Corr Fac Amount $100,906.22 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREXLER, MARY PAT Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $100,905.94 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMB, JOAN Employer name Ulster County Amount $100,905.53 Date 03/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALIGIURI, LORRA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,905.40 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINHAM, LEONA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $100,903.63 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, DENNIS R Employer name City of Elmira Amount $100,903.38 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTO, ANNAMARIA Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $100,901.07 Date 05/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLZ, GEORGE T, JR Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $100,900.38 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAN, STEPHEN J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $100,898.24 Date 09/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACHUCA, GRACE Z Employer name NYC Judges Amount $100,897.81 Date 09/30/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MATTHEW J Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $100,896.48 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLUCCI, JOSEPH R Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,896.17 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, THOMAS E Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $100,894.46 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARI, ROBERT A Employer name Madison County Amount $100,892.39 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROMUTICO, MARC A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $100,890.24 Date 08/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERA, DAVID N Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $100,887.60 Date 02/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLESS, DAVID M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $100,886.72 Date 01/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEGATO, JEFFERY J Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $100,886.29 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, DREW E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,886.03 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, AUDREY A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $100,885.47 Date 10/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, LYNN R Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $100,884.33 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, ASHLEE Y Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $100,883.52 Date 02/03/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DERMONT, CORINNE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,882.44 Date 04/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMANTE, MARY B Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,882.18 Date 07/30/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, JAMES L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,882.06 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALADA, JEFFREY M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,881.16 Date 12/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, MARK P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $100,879.69 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUED, JOSE A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $100,879.54 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WOODCOCK, RICHARD J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,877.66 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILDAY, WILLIAM Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,877.40 Date 06/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, RITA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $100,877.40 Date 10/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIOTTI, MICHAEL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $100,877.40 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, DANIEL A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $100,877.03 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAKE, CRAIG T Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $100,876.36 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, PATRICIA A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $100,875.85 Date 10/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHURR, KAREN D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $100,874.98 Date 02/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BERACHAH Y Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $100,873.82 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARTH, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $100,873.43 Date 02/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, BRADD A Employer name City of Albany Amount $100,872.93 Date 08/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JULIO Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $100,870.12 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYTROCAPIS, DEMETRE Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $100,869.90 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $100,869.18 Date 10/07/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAART, KELLY L Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $100,868.21 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOME, SUMAN S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $100,867.84 Date 10/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALEMME, SAMUEL B Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $100,867.77 Date 02/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ARTHUR, MICHAEL G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $100,867.75 Date 07/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, WALTER J, III Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,867.21 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI NARDO, ANDREW Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $100,866.12 Date 03/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPISI, PAUL W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $100,865.44 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSLER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Monroe County Amount $100,865.28 Date 06/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, HAROLD G Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $100,865.07 Date 05/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAN, GEORGE S Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $100,864.57 Date 08/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, BRETT W Employer name Wantagh UFSD Amount $100,864.30 Date 05/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELB, AMY E Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $100,864.29 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RONCA, KAREN D Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $100,864.11 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, BRYAN S Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $100,862.70 Date 11/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, ELISABETH Employer name New York Public Library Amount $100,860.87 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TERESA K Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $100,860.84 Date 10/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, MELISSA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $100,860.14 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAVE, JAMES M Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $100,860.14 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMPOLLA, DAVID Employer name Putnam County Amount $100,856.51 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPIELER, KURT F Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $100,855.74 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HINTZE-GRODSKI, CAROL ANN Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $100,855.58 Date 02/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIAGINI, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $100,855.13 Date 09/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAI, JEFFREY S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,855.00 Date 04/27/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, JANICE Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $100,854.36 Date 12/30/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREE, NORMAN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $100,854.19 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKSOM, MING T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,854.00 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, CHERISSE J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $100,853.40 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POZMANTER, AARON C Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,853.18 Date 04/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, CHRISTINE Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $100,852.81 Date 11/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System