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 CROZIER, KENNETH A Employer name Orange County Amount $94,669.70 Date 12/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, SHARON Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,669.63 Date 06/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONAHAN, TIMOTHY L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,669.63 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNZIATA, JOHN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,669.63 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DOWD, JEAN C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,669.63 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALERMO, CARMEN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,669.63 Date 09/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, KENNETH M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,669.63 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMECK, PAUL R Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $94,669.63 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COYNE, ROBERT W Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,669.63 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRORY, LESLEY Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,669.63 Date 02/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, STEVEN A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,669.63 Date 06/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, KATHERINE E Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,669.63 Date 09/12/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBER, GEORGE I Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,669.28 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YAEGER, CHRISTINE M Employer name Monroe County Amount $94,668.62 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRADY, AARON M Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $94,668.19 Date 08/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DAWN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $94,667.04 Date 05/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, VINCENZA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,666.15 Date 02/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBERELLA, MARYANN C Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,666.14 Date 04/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VITRANO, ALFREDO A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,666.00 Date 01/23/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, MONCY ABRAHAM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,665.93 Date 02/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ELLEN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,665.84 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ANGELICO, DANIEL R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $94,664.94 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIYESIMI, ELIZABETH O Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,664.23 Date 09/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NED, ANNMARIE J Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $94,663.99 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNASAL, AILEEN C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,663.90 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARVA, INNA Y Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,662.86 Date 06/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YIP, RICHARD Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,662.82 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORNEY, ANNA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,662.68 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCO, JAMES D Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,662.33 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRY, LUCRETIA L Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,662.10 Date 02/17/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, ANDREW T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,661.63 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JULIEN, TYJUNA Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $94,660.43 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB-RAMCHARAN, JENY E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,659.31 Date 09/16/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARD, DANIEL M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $94,658.97 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOBEL, C RICHARD Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,658.92 Date 11/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, NANCY K Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $94,657.46 Date 08/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERTI, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,657.20 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURELLA, ANNAMARIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,657.20 Date 06/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCEACHIN-IFILL, SAMANTHA N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,657.20 Date 05/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONAYNE, THOMAS B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,657.20 Date 07/19/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST JAMES, JAYNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,657.20 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, JOHN C, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,657.13 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, DONALD D, JR Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $94,656.83 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, KEVIN G Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,656.40 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURIS, ANDREA S Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,655.86 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCH, ADRIAN M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,655.86 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, ROBERT M Employer name Croton Harmon UFSD Amount $94,655.39 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTY, RUSSELL S Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $94,654.80 Date 03/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADEN, KARL-ANN L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,654.41 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, TODD E Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,653.59 Date 07/23/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, EILEEN V Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,653.00 Date 11/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURDIVANT, DEBORAH L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,652.87 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,652.41 Date 11/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, JEREMY Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $94,652.11 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURLEY, CHRISTINA M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,652.06 Date 11/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, WILLIAM D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,651.64 Date 08/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VESELY, PETER A Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $94,650.24 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, KATHLEEN E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,649.87 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANKEN, CHARLES L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $94,649.00 Date 04/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REILLY, HERBERT V Employer name Orange County Amount $94,647.43 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINOTTI, ALBERT J Employer name Town of Islip Amount $94,647.37 Date 07/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZERNIAK, THEODORE C Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $94,646.99 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, RAYMOND M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,646.26 Date 10/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PRIESTER, PETER M Employer name Erie County Amount $94,646.16 Date 02/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDANIER, CHARLES M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $94,644.74 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUPREY, RICHARD P Employer name Education Department Amount $94,644.55 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARRICK, ROSEANN M Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $94,644.50 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FARR, JAMES A, JR Employer name Warren County Amount $94,643.35 Date 08/16/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INCANDELA, CRAIG P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $94,642.29 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEST, CLARENCE W Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $94,642.21 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLADER, RAHEEM D Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,642.12 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERN, BERNARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,641.09 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, PEGGY C Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $94,641.05 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACKER, JOSEPH W, JR Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $94,640.95 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BACH, BRIAN D Employer name Erie County Amount $94,640.68 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILLON, EILEEN M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,640.64 Date 01/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, SELENE A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,640.64 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALTEBRANDO, ROBIN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $94,638.67 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, BENNY Employer name Orange County Amount $94,638.21 Date 06/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNEL, KEVIN E Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,638.18 Date 01/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERICKSON, KEVIN J Employer name Henrietta Fire District Amount $94,638.05 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARRETT, HOLLY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,637.26 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DAVID G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $94,636.50 Date 05/31/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTBY, GEOFFREY F Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $94,636.49 Date 02/12/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENOS, R RANDALL Employer name Ramapo Catskill Library System Amount $94,636.00 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINCLAIR, SUZANNE L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $94,635.90 Date 01/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARTER, BRIAN Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSINO, MICHAEL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPEL, MOYSEY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 10/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOQUE, AKM A Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 10/29/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, SHOBA Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, MICHAEL H Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, MAHESH M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 04/23/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, RAJESH K Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 11/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, MINI Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 11/17/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WU, ZHONGZHI T Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $94,635.06 Date 09/08/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMAD, MUKHTAR Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,635.06 Date 02/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHHORN, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,635.06 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASS, RICHARD W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,635.06 Date 03/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEIGER, THOMAS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $94,635.06 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System