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 STRAND, JENNIFER T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,322.98 Date 12/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, DONNA M Employer name Village of Mill Neck Amount $96,322.79 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFFERTY, FRANK J Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $96,321.29 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRZASKA-STANTON, STEPHANIE A Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $96,321.27 Date 06/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NIEVES, TROY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,320.39 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY-GLASSMAN, MARY H Employer name Town of Bethlehem Amount $96,320.06 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEKSANDROVS, MICHELE C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $96,319.74 Date 10/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YERKS, ALBERT C Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $96,318.69 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLINE, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,317.50 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, RAUL, JR Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $96,317.36 Date 05/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOWN, STEPHEN V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,317.33 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHONGAR, WILLIAM E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,317.26 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONCAR, MICHAEL P, JR Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $96,316.92 Date 07/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERRINE, MARY ANN T Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $96,316.74 Date 11/16/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECASTRO, SUSAN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,316.22 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRZEZOWSKI, DONNA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,315.97 Date 09/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, JOHN F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $96,315.44 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, TIMOTHY J Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,314.69 Date 01/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIELE, DIONNE M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,314.66 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, RICHARD M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,314.40 Date 02/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, ROSABEL A Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $96,314.30 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRA, DONALD M Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $96,313.63 Date 03/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRZEMIEN, DAVID H Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $96,312.85 Date 02/21/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-OBERMULLER, KAREN G Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $96,312.78 Date 11/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREGRIM, DENISE Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,312.58 Date 09/20/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DUANE O Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $96,312.58 Date 08/08/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURCK, CATHY M Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $96,311.80 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ROBERT E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,311.54 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUCE, SUSAN A Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $96,311.33 Date 06/28/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRE, FRANK M Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $96,310.51 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AITCHISON, MICHAEL Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $96,310.47 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIERI, ANDREW H Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $96,309.91 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MANAMAN, GWEN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,309.20 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZEJNAR, MICHAEL A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $96,309.07 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, ANNA F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,308.68 Date 05/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HABERLAND, BARBARA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,308.68 Date 05/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ORSANEO, DOMINIC P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,308.59 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONHARDT, JAMES A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $96,308.36 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SA, LAUREEN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,307.62 Date 08/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROG, MARIA C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $96,307.38 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, CHRISTINA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,307.38 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPLIETHOFF, HENRY M Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,307.38 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGOLA, THOMAS L Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $96,307.38 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENNA, RUSSELL J Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $96,307.38 Date 12/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, KHAI H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,307.38 Date 05/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERTHER, KATHLEEN L Employer name Education Department Amount $96,307.38 Date 12/12/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, JOSEPH G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,307.38 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBON, JOHN R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $96,307.38 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, NATHANIEL P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,306.34 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLK, PAUL F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,306.34 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COVEY-SCOTT, CHERYL A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,305.04 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENHAUS, STEVEN H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,305.04 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTIER, STEVEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,304.78 Date 12/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, JUANA Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $96,304.34 Date 12/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELVEG, HOLLY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $96,303.76 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATULLI, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Great Neck Estates Amount $96,303.55 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MICHAEL S Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $96,302.39 Date 10/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALTER, WILLARD J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $96,302.19 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZOCCHI, DAVID C Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $96,301.94 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, KEITH D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $96,301.74 Date 04/23/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAUDICINA, ANTONINO Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,301.13 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FAGNANI, THOMAS G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,300.75 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERTEAN, HOPE S Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $96,300.58 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DEREK M Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $96,300.35 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZARCONE, LANCE C Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $96,300.00 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIFENBERG, SUSAN M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $96,299.85 Date 09/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, ROBERT J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,299.78 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ULRICH, MATTHEW D Employer name Saugerties CSD Amount $96,299.38 Date 12/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERAFINI, CHRISTOPHER B Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $96,298.65 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, DAMIAN M Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $96,298.63 Date 07/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAUM, SHERYL H Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,298.28 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAUGHT, RAY C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,298.28 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZI, ERIC Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $96,296.70 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LAURENTIIS, ANTHONY D Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $96,296.67 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONNOR, JOHN F Employer name Town of Niskayuna Amount $96,296.58 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LISA M Employer name Education Department Amount $96,296.46 Date 07/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTON, NICHOLAS J Employer name Batavia City-School Dist Amount $96,296.12 Date 06/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEGELBERG, HILLARY D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,295.72 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILBERT, WILLIAM J Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $96,295.68 Date 12/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WADDINGTON, PATRICIA A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,295.42 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, TIMOTHY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,295.38 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, SUSAN Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,295.37 Date 09/17/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIETROFERE, ROBERT C Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $96,294.96 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AL MAHMUD, MOSTAFA Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,294.86 Date 05/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOWDHURY, SOAIB A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $96,294.82 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, LINDA A Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $96,294.20 Date 01/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDON, ANNE E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $96,294.13 Date 10/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARAMANOL, PAUL S Employer name Div Alcoholic Beverage Control Amount $96,293.08 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZLOWSKI, BRIAN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $96,293.08 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELENCHIA, KELLY A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $96,293.08 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWNING, CHARLES L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $96,293.08 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIND, ANDREW R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $96,293.08 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALCUTTI, VITO N, JR Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $96,292.40 Date 09/02/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWENAR, MICHAEL P Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,292.04 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVILLOTTI, K PAMELA Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,291.78 Date 09/16/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLEY, MELISSA A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $96,291.00 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, JULIE R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,290.22 Date 06/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIRO, DANIEL J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $96,290.09 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHLER, JANICE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,289.86 Date 08/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, SUSAN C Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,289.49 Date 06/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System