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 D'ANDREA, STEPHEN Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,363.29 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, MARTA E Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,362.83 Date 09/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALINOWSKI, JOSEPH T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,362.82 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHELE R Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $94,360.07 Date 01/26/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DAVID J, SR Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $94,359.31 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCKWIN, ROBERT Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $94,359.03 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCINTA, ANNE E Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $94,358.57 Date 11/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, LORI L Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $94,358.52 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMLIN, MARK E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $94,357.27 Date 10/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, MATTHEW E Employer name Orange County Amount $94,357.16 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARR, GLENN E Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $94,356.21 Date 05/23/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC EVOY, ROBERT W Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,356.03 Date 09/14/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITERS, BELINDA I Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,355.58 Date 04/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMES W Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $94,355.28 Date 08/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEMIEUX, JON F Employer name Orange County Amount $94,354.55 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CLAIRE Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,352.88 Date 05/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'MALLON, JEAN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $94,352.44 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, JAMES C, JR Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,352.44 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACKWELL, ARLISA L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $94,351.49 Date 07/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAHAM, JOHN Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $94,351.02 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTONE, LENORE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $94,349.81 Date 01/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRETTE, PATRICK D Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,349.75 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALY, MAHMOD A Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $94,347.39 Date 06/05/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHY-BOX, COLLEEN F Employer name Oneida County Amount $94,346.86 Date 01/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, PHILIP E Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $94,346.85 Date 03/10/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE-VEGLIANTE, LYNDA G Employer name Sullivan County Amount $94,346.76 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLER, CYNTHIA D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $94,346.64 Date 12/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUDY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $94,345.87 Date 10/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREGUROVIC, CRYSTAL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $94,345.55 Date 01/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOGHUE, TERRENCE Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $94,345.34 Date 05/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, AJAY Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $94,345.34 Date 02/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNSTEIN, TAD Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $94,345.34 Date 01/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCATENATO, ANTHONY V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $94,345.34 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZAKIEWICZ, PATRICK Z Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $94,345.34 Date 06/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGOLO, ANTHONY L Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $94,345.03 Date 02/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKLEY, TONNIE Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $94,343.88 Date 01/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Somers Amount $94,343.70 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARROYO, JAMES L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $94,343.23 Date 09/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EWALD, GEORGE M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $94,341.81 Date 03/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIRCELLI, MICHAEL J Employer name Rockland County Amount $94,340.86 Date 02/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SUNNY Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,340.04 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGGIO, KARIN L Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $94,339.70 Date 05/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSINSKI, SUSAN M Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $94,339.70 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTS, MICHELE D Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $94,339.70 Date 05/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODIN, LEO E, III Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,339.70 Date 03/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUFER, ROBERT J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,339.70 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, KEVIN M Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,339.70 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, QIULING Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,339.70 Date 11/10/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEN, LEI Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $94,339.70 Date 10/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $94,339.70 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, TRACY A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $94,339.70 Date 12/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRITT, MICHAEL S Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $94,339.70 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN WORMER, GISELE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $94,339.70 Date 07/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANTUCH, DANA E Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $94,339.70 Date 10/29/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, ANITA B Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,339.50 Date 01/21/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, KIMBERLY Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $94,338.76 Date 09/15/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNDEGE, DARIN J Employer name Albany County Amount $94,337.07 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROOS, BARBARA J Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $94,337.00 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JURIGA, MICHAEL J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $94,337.00 Date 02/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOVLER, JOAN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,336.51 Date 01/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEOTTA, LORETTA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $94,336.31 Date 06/04/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORNO, ELIZA C Employer name Westchester County Amount $94,335.62 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILDS, MATTHEW C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,335.14 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, CHRISTOPHER Employer name City of Rochester Amount $94,334.30 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MICHELETTI, DENISE M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $94,334.25 Date 09/16/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIRK, MARIA S Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $94,333.81 Date 01/27/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADUEKWE, EBELE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,332.04 Date 09/12/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, ROBERT S Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $94,331.65 Date 09/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESBITT, STEPHANIE F Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $94,329.77 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALISTE-BANKS, IRMA Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $94,329.60 Date 08/19/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARGENTO, ERIC K Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $94,329.44 Date 12/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC MULLEN, GARY E Employer name Albany County Amount $94,328.51 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACCURSO, KAREN J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $94,328.37 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUVERT, PIERRE A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,328.00 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANNA, DENNIS J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,327.82 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAWYER, DUANE E Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $94,327.63 Date 10/18/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNDERWOOD, NORMAN E Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $94,327.49 Date 05/30/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARISE, STEVEN M Employer name Lawrence Sanitary District #1 Amount $94,327.34 Date 03/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECK, MATTHEW Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $94,326.44 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAMOLARO, DEAN C Employer name Oneida County Amount $94,323.93 Date 02/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LLOYD J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,323.69 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUETHEN, JOSEPH H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,323.36 Date 05/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALY, MICHELLE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,323.26 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, MATTHEW M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,322.94 Date 05/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DICKSON, MARLENE G Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,320.92 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, TERRENCE Employer name City of Long Beach Amount $94,320.58 Date 09/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILITELLO, JOSEPH M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $94,320.43 Date 04/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOPAL, YUGISTHIR Employer name Great Neck Park District Amount $94,320.28 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, THERESA G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,320.17 Date 06/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIMCZAK, PHILIP E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $94,319.58 Date 04/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, JERRY L Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $94,318.67 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADLEY, ALAN C Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $94,318.39 Date 06/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAULIN, WILLIAM H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,317.36 Date 04/17/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HORA, JOHN M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $94,316.97 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, DESPINA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $94,316.95 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, JOHN T Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $94,315.20 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, PATRICK M Employer name Department of Health Amount $94,315.00 Date 01/12/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNN, EMMET M Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $94,314.77 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEMBDT, GEORGE J, JR Employer name Woodbourne Corr Facility Amount $94,314.72 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, JONGMI Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,314.66 Date 02/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System