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 LUCASHUK, JOANA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,532.94 Date 11/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPSTON, R EDWARD Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $99,532.94 Date 06/07/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARRIZZO, ANDREW C Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $99,532.94 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVERDE, CHRISTINA M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $99,532.93 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARENDSE, MATTHEW B Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $99,531.90 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RICCO, JOHN D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,531.32 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMAN, CHERYL A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $99,531.14 Date 07/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKOYOKO, ANGELINE D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMLADI, SUHAS K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWELL, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOY, MAN YING Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 07/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GESLANI, FE P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPSIS, DENISE E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, SHAOHONG Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUISTRO, EULOGIO R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 12/21/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DERICK A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 04/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, HOWA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,531.12 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEIBLER, DANIEL Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $99,531.12 Date 07/17/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAITHWAITE, MARYANN Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $99,531.12 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUJRAL, SADHNA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,531.12 Date 11/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, CARLOS A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,531.12 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RISCO, RICHARD T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,531.12 Date 07/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBOTHAM, KEVIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,531.12 Date 09/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, TRACIE MEI HUI Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,531.12 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IFATUROTI, TITILOLA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $99,531.12 Date 03/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUKU, OMOTAYO O Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $99,531.12 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, ROBERT J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $99,530.60 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPACH, DANIEL J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $99,529.20 Date 01/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, THOMAS P Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $99,528.87 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, ROSEMARY F Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $99,528.65 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, KRISTINE J Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $99,527.58 Date 09/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLOZZO, PAUL Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $99,526.37 Date 11/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, JOHN D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $99,524.26 Date 08/11/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOS, STEPHEN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,523.31 Date 05/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLONE, HAROLD A Employer name Island Trees UFSD Amount $99,522.81 Date 04/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALISZYN, KRYSTYNA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $99,521.50 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, HOWARD I Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,519.56 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STORM, GEORGE T Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $99,518.66 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, FRANCISCO Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $99,517.10 Date 08/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHRMANN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $99,516.51 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, MICHAEL A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $99,514.57 Date 06/09/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRICK, KYLE J Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $99,514.12 Date 12/21/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RAMIREZ, EDWIN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $99,512.87 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRICOLO, GERARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,512.02 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCKER, JEFFREY W Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $99,511.96 Date 02/27/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETTI, MATTHEW T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,510.57 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLER, DANIEL C Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,509.84 Date 08/27/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, FRANCIS M Employer name Putnam County Amount $99,509.57 Date 01/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARNS, M ELIZABETH Employer name Cornell University Amount $99,509.44 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULETTI, ROBERT M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $99,508.85 Date 07/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALOMINO, MARK F Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $99,507.86 Date 07/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, LEON T Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $99,507.37 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HATHAWAY, DAVID G Employer name Greece CSD Amount $99,505.52 Date 03/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDO, MICHAEL J Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $99,504.68 Date 07/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DARYLL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,504.18 Date 05/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSALVES, KEITH A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $99,501.27 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNER, SUSAN L Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $99,501.07 Date 11/14/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENTHORN, DUANE B Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $99,500.17 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAMEY, ROBERT P Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $99,499.92 Date 04/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, DAVID J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,499.69 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHOLL, MEGHAN E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,499.25 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, SUSAN E Employer name Boces Wash'sar'War'Ham'Essex Amount $99,499.23 Date 07/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JOSTYN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,498.89 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JOHN T V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,498.62 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOY, NANCY M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,498.62 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLWELL, THOMAS Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $99,497.80 Date 09/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONESTEEL, WAYNE E Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $99,497.43 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHAJI M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $99,496.54 Date 07/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEETO, TITUS YUE-CHING Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,496.54 Date 10/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINS, GREGORY L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $99,496.51 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON VOIGT, DAVID C Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $99,496.08 Date 12/17/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLIS, ASTON G Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $99,495.86 Date 11/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIEFFER, LUCAS J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $99,495.13 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CANTS, ISAIAH N Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $99,493.99 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIR, SUBRAMANIAM S Employer name Office of General Services Amount $99,493.68 Date 03/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, VALERIE P Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $99,493.47 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIGLIA, RICHARD W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $99,491.94 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOERGES, STEVEN T Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,491.82 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, JEREMY W Employer name Department of Health Amount $99,490.13 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DIANNE J, MS Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $99,489.88 Date 08/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVA, AGAMPODI M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $99,489.52 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KENZIE, JACQUELINE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,488.61 Date 09/15/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNON, TIMOTHY J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $99,488.22 Date 08/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, MARGOT M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $99,487.34 Date 09/26/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHURST, LISA M Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $99,487.29 Date 10/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELISLE, TINA L Employer name Altona Corr Facility Amount $99,487.03 Date 09/19/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JOSEPH Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $99,486.71 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, ANDREW Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,486.05 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HROMOWYK, LARRY L Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $99,486.01 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, JULIE A Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $99,485.00 Date 07/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINDISCH, RICHARD J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $99,484.72 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOY, JAMES J, JR Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $99,484.66 Date 01/07/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, CARL J, JR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $99,483.16 Date 07/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAMBORIS, GEORGIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,483.07 Date 08/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, BENJAMIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,482.50 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDT, JAMES Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $99,482.10 Date 07/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CYRIL, STEPHEN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $99,480.77 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, ROBERT J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $99,480.43 Date 07/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIBBONS, NICHOLAS J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,480.20 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIDLINGER, WHITNEY L Employer name Springs UFSD of East Hampton Amount $99,479.59 Date 07/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System