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 ARSHAD, STELLA E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $100,546.47 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREAULT, RENE P Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $100,545.54 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLY, STEVEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,545.03 Date 03/08/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENG, HONG Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $100,544.51 Date 11/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBANEK, DAVID P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $100,544.38 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLIDAY, JOHN W Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $100,544.24 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, KENNETH C Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $100,543.25 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD-RAUTENSTRAUCH, ROSEANNE M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $100,542.72 Date 02/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANTOS, JERRY F, JR Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $100,542.14 Date 05/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, BRYAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,541.82 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, ROSALIA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,541.16 Date 04/02/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, DAVID A, III Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $100,538.42 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, J ANTONIO Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $100,537.84 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JACQUELINE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $100,537.84 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIM, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $100,537.84 Date 12/06/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CAPRA, VINCENT J Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $100,537.84 Date 01/24/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIELLA, MICHAEL A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $100,535.81 Date 05/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCH, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $100,534.72 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CITARELLA, ANTHONY C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $100,534.43 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DOUGHERTY, JOHN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,534.32 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, TAMMY M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $100,534.20 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, PANDORA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $100,533.94 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAWSKI, GREGORY F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,533.94 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARSZES, JASON A Employer name Cornell University Amount $100,533.90 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVEZZO, TRACEY Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,533.77 Date 12/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, DAVID G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,531.49 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELEHANTY, LISA MARIE Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $100,531.25 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, GREGORY C Employer name Clinton County Amount $100,531.20 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, GEORGE S Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $100,530.44 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, WILLIAM B Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $100,528.31 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MUNOZ, RAMONA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $100,527.96 Date 10/04/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVANO, CHRISTINA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,527.93 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRVING, MICHAEL R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $100,525.89 Date 08/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYMAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Village of Ellenville Amount $100,525.80 Date 09/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHYLINSKI, THERESA M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $100,525.27 Date 10/13/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELS, DARLENE L Employer name SUNY College at Purchase Amount $100,524.52 Date 01/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAKIEWICZ, KATHLEEN E Employer name Erie County Amount $100,523.21 Date 08/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, STEPHEN C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $100,523.19 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, MICHAEL R Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,520.70 Date 11/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO-BURNSIDE, DOROTHY A Employer name Manhasset Lakeville Water Dist Amount $100,519.46 Date 07/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARZINSKIS, MILDA M Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $100,517.15 Date 09/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONCONE, SUSAN M Employer name Oyster Bay Sewer District Amount $100,517.15 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVIN, LEONID Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $100,516.64 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGGARD, CHARLENE C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,516.57 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, JAN WARD Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $100,516.43 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER, SHARON L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $100,516.00 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Islip Amount $100,515.23 Date 08/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIRRO, MARK D Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $100,514.96 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CASTRO, ROSE M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $100,512.18 Date 07/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWANKWO, CHIOMA O Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $100,510.92 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALDWIN, BENJAMIN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $100,510.64 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAETA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Orange County Amount $100,510.58 Date 05/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, SHANNON A Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,510.09 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLMANN, EDWARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,509.84 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNDT, LAURA J Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $100,509.46 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARMICHAEL, CATHERINE T Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $100,509.46 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAIM, THOMAS G Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $100,509.46 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, JAMES M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $100,509.46 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, RUBEN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $100,509.46 Date 03/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, SUSAN TASE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $100,508.74 Date 08/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYNNE, TODD Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $100,508.63 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESTER-HERNANDEZ, KRISTIN M Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $100,508.37 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER BRADLEY, UNA M Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $100,508.28 Date 03/21/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CARL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,507.20 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, MICHELLE Employer name Education Department Amount $100,506.03 Date 03/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTIMORE, GAIL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,505.57 Date 11/13/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FESTA, MARY LOU Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,503.78 Date 12/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, RORY K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $100,503.00 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILAKDHARRY, JAINARINE P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $100,503.00 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAYNOR, ANDREIA S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,502.46 Date 09/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNE, DALE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $100,502.10 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, LETITIA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $100,501.86 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLA, LISAMARIE B Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,501.61 Date 08/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARNEY, JOANNE E Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $100,501.61 Date 10/19/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTIS, MATTHEW J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $100,501.00 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRZEMIEN, CHRISTOPHER Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $100,500.80 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, CATHERINE A Employer name Ontario County Amount $100,499.90 Date 01/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, JASON M Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $100,499.85 Date 09/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARA, AMY Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,499.80 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULK, FATIMA Employer name Westchester County Amount $100,499.38 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHER, GIGI A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $100,498.73 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANRATTY, STEVEN P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $100,498.59 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MARK C Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $100,498.49 Date 02/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENE MAYBEE, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $100,498.06 Date 08/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLE, BARRY T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $100,496.33 Date 12/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFFY, KEVIN J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $100,494.52 Date 07/22/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARACENA, RAQUEL E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $100,493.64 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCELUK, JOSEPH R Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $100,493.64 Date 02/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONETO, FRANCES A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $100,493.64 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEVEC, EDWARD R Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $100,492.96 Date 06/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, JANE M Employer name Department of Health Amount $100,492.95 Date 04/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, ABIGAIL Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $100,492.95 Date 12/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY-CLARK, MICHELLE D Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,492.68 Date 08/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, EDWARD E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,492.25 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREINING, MARY E Employer name Town of Cortlandt Amount $100,491.69 Date 01/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPULLI, ADRIAN A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $100,491.40 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTEFORTE, VINCENT, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $100,491.29 Date 06/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALLOW, JANET L Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $100,491.27 Date 09/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, ROBERT T Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $100,490.49 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSE, ELIZABETH A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $100,490.38 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System