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 JONES, BRYAN E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,199.10 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AULT, JEFFREY G Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,198.96 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUGAN, TANYA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $96,198.81 Date 07/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEAU, TODD R Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $96,198.41 Date 10/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, ROBERT J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $96,198.40 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERDEROSA, GREGORY Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $96,197.28 Date 12/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMMAD, ABRAHAM M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,197.19 Date 05/07/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAIRD, TRENNETTIA D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,196.69 Date 06/02/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGANESE, PETER Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $96,195.40 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTHROP, JILL A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $96,194.33 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLON, JORGE I Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $96,193.56 Date 02/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUARD, DANIELLE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $96,192.99 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELARDI, LISA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $96,192.51 Date 12/07/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEME, ANNE L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,192.50 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KENNETH F Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,192.41 Date 06/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDANOVA, SVETLANA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,191.97 Date 04/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL-LAWRENCE, ROSIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,191.59 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, YOON S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,190.90 Date 03/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILDEA, DANIEL P Employer name Monroe County Amount $96,190.72 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEWEY-MATTIA, LISA M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,189.40 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUISI, KARA R Employer name Nassau County Amount $96,187.76 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONGIORNI, RICHARD G Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $96,187.49 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENNIS, JOSHUA M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $96,185.70 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANES, JEFFREY T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $96,184.78 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DUFFNEY, RHONDA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $96,184.66 Date 10/29/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, RICHARD A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,184.57 Date 10/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS-DAME, KIMBERLY A Employer name Oneida County Amount $96,183.77 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, MICHAEL P Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $96,183.75 Date 05/30/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, JAMES S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $96,183.50 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMAN, AURORA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,183.46 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENZ, PATRICK C Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,183.46 Date 12/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINACORI, JOANNE T Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,183.46 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANDLER, DONALD J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $96,183.04 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, CHARLES P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $96,182.41 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOGLIN, STEVEN J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $96,182.29 Date 04/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSTENRING, KATHLEEN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $96,182.28 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IRWIN, KEVIN P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $96,182.08 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO PANE, ANGELA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $96,182.08 Date 08/12/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, JOSEPH A, JR Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $96,181.94 Date 02/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHASE, HARRY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $96,181.35 Date 01/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIVENS, TOM L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $96,181.00 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VARA, ROBERT Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $96,180.58 Date 11/13/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALSE, TANYA A Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,180.24 Date 07/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOTH, JACK M Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $96,178.82 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILEY, PETER J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $96,178.45 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JORDAN, JOSEPHINE Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $96,178.27 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DROESE, GLENN A Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $96,177.42 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, THOMSON M Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $96,175.34 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ-LANIER, ADRIANA Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $96,175.30 Date 12/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHOEMAKER, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Rye Free Reading Room Amount $96,174.30 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VON RAUCHHAUPT, RICHARD Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $96,174.16 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, KEITH J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,174.00 Date 09/26/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, MARK A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $96,173.31 Date 10/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFINO, LINDA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $96,173.20 Date 02/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPPANY, PATRICK M Employer name City of Albany Amount $96,171.82 Date 01/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIPPEL, DOUGLAS W Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $96,171.57 Date 04/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROUSSEAU, JON J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $96,170.92 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, THOMAS D, JR Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $96,170.47 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DLUGOKINSKI, STEPHEN J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $96,168.82 Date 03/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGEE, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,168.81 Date 05/13/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, JAMES A Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $96,168.78 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANNIGAN, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,168.45 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINGER, MICHAEL E Employer name Westchester County Amount $96,167.57 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, SCOTT K Employer name SUNY College at Geneseo Amount $96,167.17 Date 06/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROADWELL, ADAM J Employer name Ontario County Amount $96,165.72 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GAUDIO, JOSEPH P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $96,164.90 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOSSELIN, JEFFREY A Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $96,164.82 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, VASHTI E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $96,163.40 Date 04/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAROFALO, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $96,162.52 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMICA, LAN Z Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $96,162.30 Date 08/18/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEPPANG, ROBERT W Employer name Hamilton County Amount $96,162.06 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSME, PEDRO Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $96,161.72 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALJADER, MAYSAM W Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $96,161.62 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEAUDOIN, THERESA A Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $96,160.95 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARSON, NELS R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $96,160.48 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTLETT, JONATHAN D Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $96,160.08 Date 09/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRDLESTONE, BRYAN T Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $96,159.76 Date 07/23/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORNISH, JEFFREY G Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $96,157.10 Date 06/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIATT, WILLIAM F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $96,157.10 Date 04/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARUSO, VICTORIA Employer name Orange County Amount $96,156.71 Date 06/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZZANO, MARIA Employer name Department of Health Amount $96,156.32 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, ERIC M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $96,155.28 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, ANTON X Employer name Education Department Amount $96,153.72 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, JAMES F Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $96,153.67 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARPENTER, SCOTT P Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $96,153.25 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEAPE, KENNETH L Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $96,152.92 Date 02/18/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASSE, CHARLINE E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $96,152.36 Date 10/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIN, JEAN MARIE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $96,152.34 Date 12/07/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, DIANNE Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $96,152.34 Date 12/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NAPOLI, NICHOLAS P Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $96,152.34 Date 07/10/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYJENSKI, ROBERT W Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $96,152.34 Date 09/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICOFF, ELEANOR H Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $96,152.34 Date 12/13/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, MARY A Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $96,152.34 Date 02/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARORA, URMIL Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $96,152.34 Date 05/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBAR, VICKI U Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $96,152.34 Date 03/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOGH, MARYELLEN J Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $96,152.34 Date 11/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGERAME, JOHN J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $96,152.34 Date 03/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUPINETTI, LAURA J Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $96,152.34 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTH, MICHAEL S Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $96,152.34 Date 06/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGE, MARILYN Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $96,152.34 Date 02/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System