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 MURPHY, ROBERT E Employer name Monroe County Amount $99,130.21 Date 05/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACORETTA, NICHOLAS J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $99,128.76 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLON, MATTHEW C Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $99,128.44 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLOWINSKE, THOMAS J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $99,128.25 Date 11/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENAWAY, DAVID C Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $99,127.83 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDEE, JOSEPH A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $99,127.78 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSE, ROGER S Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $99,125.68 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERRING, JOSEPH M Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $99,125.64 Date 01/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, VIDAL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $99,124.91 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, KERRI L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $99,122.35 Date 10/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDI, KEVIN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $99,121.69 Date 01/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLIN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $99,121.39 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDS, DONNIAL K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $99,121.08 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, KENNETH L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $99,120.95 Date 04/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAUZILE, GARY Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $99,120.94 Date 02/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONARCH-PALMIERI, PAULA R Employer name Education Department Amount $99,120.58 Date 03/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, CHETTINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $99,119.98 Date 12/13/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNSTABLE, KAREN Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,117.72 Date 11/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE RIGGI, ANTHONY Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,117.72 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAY, MARSHA S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $99,117.04 Date 09/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARGER, GWENEVERE L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $99,113.93 Date 02/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNG, ANTHONY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $99,113.30 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTUS, MARC R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $99,113.09 Date 10/30/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRIENZO, NICHOLAS J Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $99,112.58 Date 04/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JEAN L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $99,111.36 Date 08/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABEL, JOHN C Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $99,111.32 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, PAUL R Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $99,111.11 Date 01/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CACI, JOHN T Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $99,110.02 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGADO, HERMINIA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $99,108.36 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMER, STEVEN J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $99,106.28 Date 11/02/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEVIN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,105.37 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, DONALD J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $99,104.26 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIENKOWSKI, JAMES C Employer name Dewitt Fire District Amount $99,103.99 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEA, BRIDGET Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,102.71 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, DONALD L, II Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $99,102.40 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DREW, JOHN W, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,101.89 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUTINO, MICHAEL F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,100.36 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DAVID Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $99,099.88 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMER, FRANK N Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $99,098.72 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FELTON, JOHN P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $99,098.09 Date 02/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYNES, BARBARA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,097.17 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCKOSE, JAINAMMA Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $99,096.86 Date 10/16/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARLSSEN, LINDA C Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $99,096.80 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIGNORE, ANTHONY Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $99,095.97 Date 10/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWAR, PEGGY M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $99,095.62 Date 09/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITER, STEPHEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $99,095.59 Date 02/13/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAFFORD, DANIEL, III Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,092.80 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZZI, MARLENE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,092.39 Date 07/30/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, SHEILA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $99,090.83 Date 12/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, KEVIN P, JR Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $99,090.45 Date 07/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OMEZI, PETER Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $99,090.44 Date 01/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, STEVEN D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,089.67 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SANDRA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,088.92 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYES, PALMENIO J Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $99,088.36 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ROSE, KATHLEE A Employer name Orange County Amount $99,088.26 Date 01/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HYDE, CLAIR R Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $99,087.05 Date 06/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOMINIQUE, JEAN C Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $99,087.05 Date 08/31/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWLING, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $99,086.47 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARY LOU K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $99,086.00 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMPUGNARO, JOHN D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $99,085.57 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURILLO, JORGE W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $99,084.84 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBSTRITT, ERIC J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $99,084.79 Date 12/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONCINI, JOSEPH F Employer name Westchester County Amount $99,083.34 Date 12/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, KENNETH A, JR Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $99,082.04 Date 06/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTTIERI, CECELIA Employer name Boces Suffolk 2Nd Sup Dist Amount $99,082.01 Date 02/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, JORGE L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $99,081.55 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHIMAZU, MICHAEL H Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $99,081.34 Date 09/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFER, KATHARINA M Employer name New York Public Library Amount $99,081.08 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTSMOUTH, DAVID J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $99,080.86 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURTIN, LORI ANN Employer name Education Department Amount $99,079.24 Date 09/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGAN, KATHLEEN F Employer name Education Department Amount $99,079.24 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLOWOOD, KAREN P Employer name Education Department Amount $99,079.24 Date 05/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITRIDES, CAROL Employer name Education Department Amount $99,079.24 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, SUSAN L Employer name Education Department Amount $99,079.24 Date 09/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MAHON KILBRIDE, KAREN L Employer name Education Department Amount $99,079.24 Date 07/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINSON, SABRINA Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $99,078.97 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINER, MADELINE Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $99,078.65 Date 07/01/1963 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERESTES, ALIX Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $99,078.00 Date 04/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRRO, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,076.97 Date 06/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KMIOTEK, BRIAN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $99,076.73 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, GEORGE H Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $99,075.22 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEBOWITZ, ELIZABETH R Employer name Long Beach City School Dist 28 Amount $99,072.55 Date 03/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOSEPH C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $99,072.29 Date 02/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, ALAN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $99,071.90 Date 12/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, ARLIN H Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $99,071.36 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, THOMAS R Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $99,068.86 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC COWAN, STEPHANIE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $99,068.52 Date 07/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, KEVIN W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $99,068.23 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICKIE L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $99,067.68 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERRY-GUINEY, ROBIN M Employer name Orange County Amount $99,066.97 Date 11/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANOWSKI, GREGORY E Employer name City of Utica Amount $99,065.09 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LLEWELLYN, PETER C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $99,064.39 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUGOV, VLADIMIR V Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $99,064.16 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULZ, EILEEN B Employer name Village of Lloyd Harbor Amount $99,064.00 Date 12/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, LILLIAN M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $99,063.33 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARY S Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $99,062.85 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRISCARI, NICHOLAS Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $99,062.31 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEIDENBACH, RICHARD A Employer name Delaware Co Soil Water Con Dis Amount $99,062.08 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE HOULIHAN, ANNE Employer name NYC Convention Center OpCorp. Amount $99,060.43 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARAPUGNA, JOHN-GREGORY Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $99,059.97 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System