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 HUBBARD, JENNIFER D Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $99,192.96 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, EDGAR A, III Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $99,192.78 Date 05/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, MARK A Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $99,192.71 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSTON, BEN R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $99,192.44 Date 05/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNGARO, MARY E Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $99,192.23 Date 01/31/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCANERA, VALERIE M Employer name Catskill Otb Corp. Amount $99,192.20 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHARDT, PAUL E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $99,190.39 Date 06/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANACH, JEREMY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $99,190.20 Date 10/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINS, ROBERT E Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,190.15 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCE, GERDINE P Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $99,189.61 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CODISPOTI, TIMOTHY Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,188.49 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOTARO, KATHLEEN M Employer name Village of Sands Point Amount $99,188.44 Date 10/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILDEA, BARBARA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $99,188.19 Date 09/30/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAIG, ROBERT F Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $99,186.88 Date 11/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHACEK, JEFFRY L Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $99,186.59 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, BRYAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,185.97 Date 05/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, VERA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $99,185.38 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, LAKEESHA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $99,185.02 Date 10/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGERME, ANNE R Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $99,184.81 Date 06/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURRELL, WILLIAM M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $99,181.71 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JUSTINGER, TERRY P Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $99,180.21 Date 11/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAFONE, JOSEPH R Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $99,180.03 Date 03/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRONKWRIGHT, JOHN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $99,179.06 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUCLAIR, MICHELLE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,177.79 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHART, STEPHEN J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $99,177.46 Date 06/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPPADONIA, MARK L Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $99,177.26 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNWELL, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $99,176.50 Date 02/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, GARY C Employer name Education Department Amount $99,176.48 Date 07/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MARY E Employer name Education Department Amount $99,176.48 Date 09/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNTER, MARY ANN Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $99,175.83 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONRAD, CAROL A Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,175.64 Date 04/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITALETTI, M CHERYL Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $99,174.42 Date 11/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHMURA, MAEGAN K Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $99,173.97 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZINDERMAN, MARK B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,173.83 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDAK, BRIAN H Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $99,173.20 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YELA, JEREMY Employer name Orange County Amount $99,172.83 Date 03/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSMAN, CORINNE Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $99,172.80 Date 12/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEYER, DANIEL J, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,172.37 Date 11/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DANIEL K Employer name Orange County Amount $99,172.20 Date 11/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMITAGE, MARY J Employer name Erie County Amount $99,171.77 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFT, COLIN P Employer name Village of Bath Amount $99,171.44 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILERA-RIVERA, LANDON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,170.48 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YEE-FOON, RENE G Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $99,170.18 Date 12/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARLY, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,170.10 Date 03/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMONETTE, MARK E Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $99,168.80 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALEY, BETSY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $99,166.82 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHTON, DENISE ANNE Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $99,166.39 Date 01/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKMAN, ANDRE K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,166.34 Date 07/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUO, KAIWEN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,166.34 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, MARIBEL C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $99,166.34 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLET, MICHAEL A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $99,166.00 Date 01/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, EUGENE F Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $99,164.52 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITARRESI, JENNIFER R Employer name Niagara County Amount $99,163.63 Date 08/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $99,163.20 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCAJ, TONIN T Employer name City of White Plains Amount $99,162.71 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FENKO, MICHAEL D Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $99,161.30 Date 08/25/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ROBERT E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $99,160.74 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECKERT, SUE C Employer name Education Department Amount $99,160.36 Date 09/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JULIETTE A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $99,160.09 Date 01/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISKHAKOV, ARTHUR O Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,159.43 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ENTREMONT, JOSHUA P Employer name Orange County Amount $99,158.97 Date 11/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITT, MATTHEW P Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,158.27 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, CLIFFORD A Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $99,158.24 Date 06/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, MARC D Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $99,158.03 Date 09/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UBA, KELECHI A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,157.67 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOERG, CHRETIEN T Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $99,157.58 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANNING, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $99,155.75 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARBER, DANA J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $99,155.52 Date 05/08/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZASO, SUZANNE E Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $99,155.32 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, JOHN J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $99,154.66 Date 04/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WURST, GARY M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $99,154.64 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHADWICK, JAMES J, II Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $99,153.92 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLISON, ROBERT R, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,150.99 Date 07/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITTAKER, PENNY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,150.51 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, SHARON D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $99,150.43 Date 06/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEGAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $99,146.40 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUNARO, ANNE MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,145.42 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINSON, LAWRENCE N Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $99,145.11 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, CHANTAL P Employer name Queens Borough Public Library Amount $99,143.52 Date 06/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, ERIC R Employer name Town of Bedford Amount $99,143.51 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAY, AIMEE L Employer name City of Fulton Amount $99,142.46 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTY, SHANNON L Employer name Village of Skaneateles Amount $99,142.40 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VOE, JENNIFER A Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $99,142.03 Date 01/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINO, MICHAEL R Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $99,141.18 Date 12/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, BRYAN T Employer name Katonah-Lewisboro UFSD Amount $99,141.17 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMMISSO, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $99,141.17 Date 12/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRETKA, STANLEY G, JR Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $99,139.84 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, JULIE R Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $99,139.38 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMONT, ALLEN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,138.47 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANFORTH, SANDRA L Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $99,138.22 Date 05/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNIFF, ALAN K Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $99,138.10 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYURNIK, MICHAEL M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,138.00 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSMAN, DAVID M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $99,135.53 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SEAMAN, LINDA Employer name Education Department Amount $99,135.40 Date 09/22/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAISE, ROBIN Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $99,133.26 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $99,133.16 Date 05/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPSKI, DEBRA J Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $99,133.13 Date 02/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, ABBE S Employer name Department of Law Amount $99,132.88 Date 01/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRLAMARLA, CHANDRASHEKER Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $99,131.50 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURWELL, AYSH-SHA C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $99,131.30 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System