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 SIDDIQUI, SAEED A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $97,424.08 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDICK, LAURIE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $97,423.80 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINDHJEM, KENNETH H Employer name Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $97,422.77 Date 02/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERPOEL, MARK W Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $97,422.59 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONALDS, ALDIN H Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $97,422.14 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOPRA, JILL M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $97,420.23 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELGATO, VINCENT M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $97,420.02 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FARROW, LESLIE J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $97,419.92 Date 10/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLLAND, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $97,419.61 Date 08/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GOOSBY, EMANUEL Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $97,419.14 Date 02/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, DHARMENDRA C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $97,418.20 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCO, ROBERT Employer name Westchester County Amount $97,417.61 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, GERARD A Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $97,417.12 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRA-WYNN, MARISSA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $97,416.40 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAMP, WILLIAM D Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $97,416.33 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKKATT, REENA M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $97,416.02 Date 10/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, HERMAN V, JR Employer name Village of Hempstead Amount $97,415.00 Date 04/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, KIM M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $97,413.37 Date 01/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARANJO, DENNIS M Employer name City of Troy Amount $97,412.15 Date 02/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLARK, TIERNEY A Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $97,411.63 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $97,411.19 Date 10/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYT, STEPHEN A Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $97,410.52 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, ANTHONY Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $97,410.01 Date 03/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARRINELLO, JOSEPH D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $97,409.40 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMENDOLA, HOLLY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $97,405.95 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMONTAGNE, MARK W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $97,405.90 Date 02/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARROLL, LEO M Employer name Town of Greece Amount $97,405.05 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHGEBER, HOLLIE N Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $97,404.62 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIA, PAUL M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $97,404.05 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, DERREK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $97,403.52 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSATO, AMY C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $97,402.99 Date 09/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $97,402.05 Date 02/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $97,401.20 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SHAUNDA M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $97,400.86 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENWOOD, JAMIE S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $97,400.05 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRAULT, AMY L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $97,399.18 Date 10/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, DAVID J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $97,398.89 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOLLOW, MARY E Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $97,396.51 Date 03/22/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JUSTINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $97,395.78 Date 12/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, STEPHEN C Employer name Albany County Amount $97,395.53 Date 01/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, BETTY A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $97,394.17 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEINSBERGEN, ERNEST P Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $97,394.06 Date 05/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCANDELA, RICHARD J Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $97,392.60 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNLOW, WINSTON R Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $97,391.96 Date 11/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGRISANI, EDWARD Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $97,390.06 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, RONALD Employer name Department of Health Amount $97,389.50 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STUDER, MICHAEL G Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $97,389.46 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERG, WILLIAM F Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $97,388.90 Date 07/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRIDLIG, PIERRE H Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $97,388.82 Date 12/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRENINGER, LAURA K Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $97,388.82 Date 05/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, TARA A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $97,388.58 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ANALIESE M Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $97,388.21 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NARINGI, GUY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $97,388.21 Date 09/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANCH-ELYSEE, FRANCINA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, MARTHA S Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $97,388.20 Date 02/24/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINSON-SPEARMAN, LARAINE C Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 03/24/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLEJO, MARILYN J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 12/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIANI, STEVEN J Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 05/31/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHFORD, ROBERT L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $97,388.20 Date 06/25/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, PAUL L Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $97,388.20 Date 05/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKINSON, CHERYL M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $97,388.20 Date 04/21/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRAZAS, MARIA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 05/29/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAWISTOWSKI, MILDRED Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEATRAS, RHODORA D Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 06/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, DAVID E Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICCOLI, WENDY L Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 06/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLS, ADRIAN R Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $97,388.20 Date 10/04/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRATHWAITE, JANET M Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 10/19/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIGAN, MICHAEL Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, CAROL AMIRA Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 12/29/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEOD, STEPHEN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 05/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZIG, CYNTHIA LYNN Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 12/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCUE, LAURENCE A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 06/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLEN, CAROLINE E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 11/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEODORU, NICOLAS D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 04/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECTON, RANDOLPH B Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $97,388.20 Date 05/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAYSON-WALLACE, ROY W Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $97,388.20 Date 04/22/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLOCHOWER, MITCHELL J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $97,388.20 Date 04/16/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIACCA, ANN Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $97,388.20 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLEY, MARK Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $97,388.20 Date 11/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, TIMOTHY L Employer name Belgrave Water Poll Control Dist Amount $97,388.13 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELANGER, DANIEL R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $97,388.00 Date 09/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBLE, KAREN B Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $97,387.93 Date 04/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMAKALA, ALEX J Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $97,387.93 Date 06/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICARD, JOAN M Employer name Department of Health Amount $97,387.42 Date 10/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, ANTOINETTE S Employer name Department of State Amount $97,387.42 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUTH, MICHAEL G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $97,387.42 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKER, MICHELE Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $97,387.42 Date 09/20/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGLIORE, MARC S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $97,387.42 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, LAWRENCE A Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $97,387.42 Date 09/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEEBER, PHILIP J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $97,387.42 Date 04/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRINTUP, JOHN W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $97,387.42 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGAN, JULIE A Employer name Schoharie Central School Amount $97,386.96 Date 11/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIERMONTE, FRANK R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $97,386.37 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPE, ROBERT C Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $97,385.43 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DACOSTA, IAN Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $97,384.96 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAHEN, MICHELE B Employer name Education Department Amount $97,384.56 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ROGER L Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $97,384.42 Date 05/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCKNER-SCHWAB, CHERYL A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $97,384.15 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAYOU, NICHOLAS J Employer name Onondaga County Amount $97,383.41 Date 07/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System