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 NG, CHEK BENG Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $95,142.19 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINMULLER, BRIAN R Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $95,141.76 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAUTA, HILARIO S, JR Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $95,141.36 Date 04/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, KELVIN K Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $95,139.89 Date 08/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, KATHRYN M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $95,139.82 Date 01/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRO, MICHAEL C Employer name City of Fulton Amount $95,139.81 Date 11/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SALOTTI, KRISTIN M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $95,139.77 Date 05/11/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILL, BEVERLY ANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,138.03 Date 08/04/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, HARRY Employer name William Floyd UFSD Amount $95,137.82 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESDICUL, SIMONETTE T Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $95,136.17 Date 12/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CLEAN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $95,135.80 Date 03/15/1971 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUGENT, TERESA A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $95,135.80 Date 11/19/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, VIRGINIA K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $95,135.80 Date 06/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELANSON, CATHERINE M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $95,135.80 Date 07/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, NORA J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $95,135.80 Date 10/10/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAMINSKI, STANLEY J, II Employer name City of Rochester Amount $95,135.29 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NICOLINI, TERRY W Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $95,135.25 Date 06/24/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTANA, NICHOLAS Employer name City of Rochester Amount $95,135.11 Date 03/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADELMANN, MATTHEW J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $95,135.06 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAPIN, STEVEN H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $95,135.06 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGGLESTON, KEVIN J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $95,134.41 Date 09/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLATTERY, GORDON T Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $95,133.75 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILDENBRAND, BRADLEY J Employer name Fairview Fire District Amount $95,133.27 Date 04/14/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOVELLI, SANTO Employer name Town of Islip Amount $95,132.31 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBELE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $95,131.96 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEANDRO, OMAR Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,130.60 Date 10/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINELLI, JOSEPH V Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $95,130.35 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROAS, JOHN P Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $95,130.28 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, ROBERT I, JR Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $95,130.06 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCURSIO, PATRICK N Employer name City of Rochester Amount $95,129.68 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARUSO, SALVATORE Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $95,129.28 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUROSEAU, HERVE' Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $95,129.28 Date 03/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, VINCENT M Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $95,129.28 Date 12/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, RHONDA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $95,128.66 Date 09/28/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILSEN, BRYAN A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $95,128.00 Date 08/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT-ROBERTS, VERONICA F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $95,127.66 Date 11/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWRENCE, ANDREW W Employer name Village of Sea Cliff Amount $95,127.65 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLE, NICHOLAS J Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,126.03 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TULLO, JAMES M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Ida Amount $95,125.02 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEROE, COLLEEN Employer name Dutchess County Amount $95,124.62 Date 06/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESSICK, ROBERT G Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,124.38 Date 05/30/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUCA, JEFFREY J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $95,124.24 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, SUZANNE Employer name Ulster County Amount $95,123.93 Date 01/02/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMANN, TERESA Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,123.90 Date 10/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALMONESE, JOSEPH M Employer name Greenlawn Water District Amount $95,123.07 Date 07/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABER, ANTHONY M Employer name Village of Hamburg Amount $95,122.15 Date 04/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANGUM, RICKEY C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,122.07 Date 11/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEEVARUGHESE, ASHA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $95,119.98 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, MARYANN Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $95,119.28 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNBULL, TIMOTHY A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $95,118.69 Date 07/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALPERN, MATTHEW W Employer name Office of Indigent Legal Serv Amount $95,117.94 Date 04/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURTON, ANGELA O Employer name Office of Indigent Legal Serv Amount $95,117.94 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELLERS, JAY H Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $95,117.93 Date 12/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, DONALD A Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $95,116.19 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEHEAD, CHARLES E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $95,116.19 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, WILBY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $95,115.79 Date 11/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOTTI, BRIAN J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $95,115.17 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANGORRA, PHILIP A Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $95,113.69 Date 04/20/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORRIAN, SEAN G Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $95,113.43 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PON, THERESA L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $95,112.29 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, ROBERT L Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $95,111.94 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AARONS, MARCEL A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $95,111.46 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETRICCA, JOHN A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $95,111.34 Date 09/15/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOONE, GENETTE Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $95,110.83 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDON, NEAL H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $95,110.82 Date 06/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIELINSKI, MARY A Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $95,110.82 Date 05/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAIN, ROSA BELLA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,108.48 Date 03/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAROTTA, STEVEN M Employer name Kinderhook CSD Amount $95,107.71 Date 08/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, REUBEN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $95,106.87 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAUL, KEVIN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $95,106.51 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORDHAM, STEPHEN Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $95,105.99 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVORE, CURTIS Employer name Nassau County Amount $95,104.58 Date 12/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMPFBECK, PATRICIA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,103.24 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKER, JANICE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $95,103.14 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, SERGIO A Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $95,102.63 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENKENBERGER, MICHAEL E Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $95,101.55 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORFINI, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $95,101.11 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISON, LINDA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $95,100.25 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNER, MONTE S Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $95,099.72 Date 10/16/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMELING, WALTER C Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $95,099.64 Date 11/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEFILIPPO, PAUL G Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $95,099.59 Date 02/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JOHN T Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $95,098.46 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL CIELO, CAROLYN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $95,098.46 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, JOHN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $95,098.46 Date 09/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, KARYN M Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $95,098.46 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANO, JUDE T Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $95,098.46 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBB, VANCE S Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $95,098.46 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, ROBERT Employer name NYC Judges Amount $95,098.46 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZSIMMONS, KAREN E Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $95,098.46 Date 12/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, GREGORY JOSEPH Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $95,098.46 Date 12/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, THOMAS J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $95,098.46 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTOCKS, CRYSTAL Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $95,098.46 Date 09/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, MICHAEL B Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $95,098.46 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, PAUL Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $95,098.46 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALONSO, JOSE A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,097.74 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, JOSEPH A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,097.74 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, MARTIN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,097.74 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIST, BARBARA A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,097.74 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRATZEL, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,097.74 Date 02/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, CLAIRE P Employer name Westchester County Amount $95,097.74 Date 03/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System