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 PEREZ, NELSON C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $96,712.46 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTEROS, ALEXANDRA Employer name NYC Judges Amount $96,712.46 Date 09/24/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMORRO, HENRY F Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,712.46 Date 01/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES-CATOR, MARTINE M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,712.46 Date 10/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIE, ANGELA S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,712.46 Date 01/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERDINAND, DAVID Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,712.46 Date 03/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEWELL, CARMEN B Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,712.46 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, WINSTON N Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $96,712.46 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APOSTOLICO, NICHOLAS C Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $96,712.46 Date 01/29/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAPONARA, SALVATORE Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $96,712.46 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVITIS, BORIS Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $96,712.46 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZHANG, LI Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $96,712.46 Date 10/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCUDERI, DENNIS J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $96,711.57 Date 06/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONELLI, ALFRED A, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $96,710.74 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIELES, LOUIE A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $96,709.87 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREVITE, RENA A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,709.73 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCARDI, ANTHONY D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,709.58 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSTEAD, KATHLEEN L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,708.64 Date 09/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDING, TAMMY L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,708.30 Date 09/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNTON, BENJAMIN W Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $96,708.30 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORMILE, JOHN P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $96,708.30 Date 03/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORLANDO, LAURA J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,707.40 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RALPH, SEAN M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $96,707.20 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAIN, KEVIN A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $96,706.87 Date 03/18/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORTT, KENNETH C Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $96,706.64 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERT, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name Westbury Water District Amount $96,706.29 Date 11/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YANDO, NEIL R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $96,705.97 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRINGTON, RICHARD R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $96,705.25 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILES, SCOTT C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,704.26 Date 09/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOCH, MICHAEL G Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,704.20 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGOLD, RYAN F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,704.11 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, LEONARD S, III Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $96,702.65 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, WILLIAM E Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $96,702.07 Date 03/02/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $96,701.59 Date 01/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $96,701.25 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAGUE, LUCAS S Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $96,700.75 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIELISKI, WILLIAM E Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $96,699.76 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSQUADRO, DANIEL P Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $96,699.53 Date 11/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, DOUGLAS H Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $96,696.39 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBER, KENNETH J Employer name City of Albany Amount $96,695.76 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, JASON Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $96,695.21 Date 01/11/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABATE, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,694.31 Date 09/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, KRISTIN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,694.00 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JALAYER, AMIR-SAAM Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,694.00 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE, EMMA J H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,694.00 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENS-MESSINA, LESLIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,694.00 Date 09/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIEGLER, ANDREW N Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,693.93 Date 02/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, JOHN F Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,693.69 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, MELISSA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,690.68 Date 10/16/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGNEY, JAMES T Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $96,690.08 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADAFORA, MICHAEL G Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $96,689.96 Date 03/15/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON BEVERN, JOSEPH F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,689.84 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAS, NICHOLAS A Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $96,689.76 Date 10/29/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, PAUL H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,688.79 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDT, LILYA A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $96,688.28 Date 03/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGBOE, COURAGE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $96,688.11 Date 09/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, CHRISTINE C Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $96,687.18 Date 05/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MARA, SHAWN P Employer name Town of Gates Amount $96,686.10 Date 03/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALEY, MICHAEL F Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $96,685.46 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, PATRICK J Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $96,684.92 Date 12/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBBO, JOHN M Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $96,683.34 Date 03/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHGEBER, PANDORA P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,682.71 Date 08/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRECKENGOST, MERLE N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,681.59 Date 08/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STORY, THOMAS E, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $96,680.74 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTANIS, JACOB Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,680.01 Date 04/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISSANE, KEVIN J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $96,679.66 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCSKAR, EDWARD F, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,679.66 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKINS, KELVIN B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $96,678.37 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, ROBERT M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,678.27 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JOHN A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,677.84 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARCANO, CARL M Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,677.68 Date 05/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLLAS, ELIZABETH V Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $96,677.08 Date 03/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARK D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $96,676.70 Date 10/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, DAVID Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $96,675.57 Date 09/25/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, TIMOTHY Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $96,675.39 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVIN, BERNADETTE A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,673.31 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GERBER, GABRIELLE L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,672.99 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EACHIN, CESARE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $96,672.68 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, JILL D Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $96,672.37 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENAN, MARY C Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $96,672.28 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNORS, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $96,671.93 Date 09/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERHAAR, MICHAEL J Employer name Town of Gates Amount $96,671.44 Date 09/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRANEBURG, EILEEN M Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $96,671.42 Date 03/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIMALALOAN, JULIETA B Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $96,670.59 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLIN, FRANCINE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $96,670.50 Date 10/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLISZ, JOHN P Employer name Erie County Amount $96,670.49 Date 05/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIALDONE, MICHAEL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,670.46 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PHELPS, MICHAEL C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,669.90 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FITZNER, KEITH S Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,669.55 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARONE, PATRICIA L Employer name Niagara Falls Housing Authorit Amount $96,669.36 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUIAR, RYAN P Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,669.26 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSELOG, NICOLAS W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,668.00 Date 04/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, THOMAS C Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $96,667.61 Date 09/04/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLUMENTHAL, JESSICA I Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,667.41 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELL'OLIO, THERESE K Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $96,664.90 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIAN, MICHAEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $96,664.02 Date 09/18/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, MARK A Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $96,664.00 Date 06/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, WAYNE J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,663.76 Date 11/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, DEBORAH E Employer name Steuben County Amount $96,662.50 Date 07/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANELLO, RACHAEL C Employer name Department of Law Amount $96,660.93 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System