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 GARLAND, KRISTA L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $94,040.01 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS, JOANNE E Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,040.01 Date 09/25/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLOWAY, PETER J Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $94,040.01 Date 01/25/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISVILLE, KEVIN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,039.87 Date 03/31/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINDES, RICHARD D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,039.86 Date 04/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUEBLER, LARRY W, JR Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $94,039.13 Date 08/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, CHRIS R Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $94,038.95 Date 04/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNE, TIMOTHY P Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $94,038.81 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VIRGILIO, LOUIS A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $94,038.46 Date 09/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, TIMOTHY S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $94,038.09 Date 06/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESSMER, DAVID M Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $94,038.01 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIDDIVO, DAVID L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $94,038.01 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, DAVID R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,037.05 Date 03/24/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHAMMAD, LARRY, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,036.61 Date 05/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COYLE-ELLIS, MARCIA Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $94,036.37 Date 03/28/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, JASON A Employer name Village of Bronxville Amount $94,035.93 Date 08/31/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AUFFREDOU, MARTIN D Employer name Warren County Amount $94,035.84 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COPPOLA, LOUIS J, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $94,035.74 Date 06/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KEVIN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,035.44 Date 06/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ANTHONY L Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $94,035.16 Date 09/29/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STOUT, RUSSELL J, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $94,034.46 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAZIANO, RYAN E Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $94,033.77 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, ELIZABETH A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $94,033.68 Date 01/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA MARR, MARK V Employer name Nassau County Amount $94,032.56 Date 03/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, MICHAEL N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $94,032.49 Date 05/07/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ALLISTER, PATRICK Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $94,032.35 Date 12/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNEEPPEL, ROBERT G, JR Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $94,032.32 Date 06/20/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, ROLANDO Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $94,032.07 Date 05/15/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBB, ELIZABETH ANN Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $94,031.63 Date 10/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLANAGAN, LAURA R Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $94,031.61 Date 02/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTULLI, PATRICIA M Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $94,030.70 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROSAMMA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $94,029.71 Date 04/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, ADRIANNE N Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $94,029.48 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN NOSTRAND, JEFFREY F Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $94,028.99 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUR, STEPHEN Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $94,028.82 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GROUTY, PATRICK Q Employer name City of Watervliet Amount $94,028.37 Date 08/16/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, AMAURY R Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $94,028.12 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARO, STEVEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,027.73 Date 12/10/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIRACO, JOHN, JR Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $94,026.59 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOLEY, WILLIAM V Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,025.06 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALLON, MAURA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,024.90 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERMA, AVI ANIRUDHA Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $94,024.79 Date 01/18/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHALIL, NAVAID Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $94,024.28 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, CECELIA J Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $94,024.12 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENGLER, BRIAN M Employer name Albany City School Dist Amount $94,023.88 Date 08/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELDING, JAMIE A Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $94,022.82 Date 10/19/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYER, JOHN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,022.67 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEROD, STEVEN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $94,022.40 Date 10/25/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIAPPONE, STEVEN M Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $94,022.19 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAWLEY, JOHN D Employer name Village of Bath Amount $94,021.90 Date 09/10/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SISTARENIK, BENJAMIN J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $94,021.80 Date 03/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, NANCY R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $94,020.17 Date 06/15/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENISON, PAMELA S Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $94,020.17 Date 04/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRHART, W COREY Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $94,019.91 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KOESTER, JULIE E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $94,019.63 Date 02/03/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKHAM, ELAINE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $94,019.63 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICHON, DANIELLE L Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $94,017.66 Date 11/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONACHINO, PAUL N Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $94,017.47 Date 08/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAIMAN, PAULA A Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $94,017.47 Date 04/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JARVIS, JASON S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $94,017.00 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSK, SHEILA B Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $94,016.43 Date 12/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAHULICH, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $94,016.12 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZIARZ, PRZEMYSLAW C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,016.00 Date 04/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCANLON, RICHARD A Employer name City of Albany Amount $94,015.79 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GLEASON, DAVID M Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $94,015.30 Date 06/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Middle Island Fire District Amount $94,015.07 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSORGE, WILLIAM J Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $94,014.87 Date 10/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROELL, JOSEPH G Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $94,014.79 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSI, ARMANDO M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $94,013.96 Date 03/19/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGLOIS, JAMES F Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $94,013.92 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALAYON, KIMBERLY C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $94,013.33 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICILIANO, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $94,011.38 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTT, VALERIE E Employer name Town of Greece Amount $94,010.59 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLMAN, JAMES I Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $94,010.39 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTILLO, MARQUEST V Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $94,009.99 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, NISHA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $94,009.97 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMERMAN, RAYMOND E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,009.40 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANN, EDWARD W, III Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $94,009.15 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROKITOWSKI, JOSEPH R Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $94,008.52 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIE, BIN Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $94,008.36 Date 11/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, STACY F Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $94,007.77 Date 01/04/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBARESI, MARGARET A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,007.68 Date 09/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEN-ATAR, KIM F Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $94,007.68 Date 11/05/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LAWRENCE M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $94,006.48 Date 02/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, LYNNE M Employer name City of Hudson Amount $94,006.22 Date 08/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINDSTROM, MAUREEN A Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $94,005.95 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAFER, BRUCE A Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $94,005.46 Date 11/20/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURRI, JEFFREY L Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $94,005.03 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOODIE, CARRIE E Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $94,004.72 Date 09/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIABATTONI, EVELYN W Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $94,004.56 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EICHORN, PATRICIA E Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $94,004.36 Date 01/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDA-FLANNERY, ROBERTA H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $94,002.48 Date 01/05/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVAREZ, NERISSA P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,002.48 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYCE, HEATHER C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,002.48 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADT, GREGORY J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,002.48 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, HYUN J Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,002.48 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSES, TAMELIA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,002.48 Date 05/02/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREZZA, ERNEST Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,002.48 Date 07/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELDIN, OLGA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $94,002.48 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAXTER, LINDA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $94,002.30 Date 12/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System