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 MARTIN, ANDREW M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $94,000.70 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUCKS, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $94,000.64 Date 02/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MISTRY, NILESH KUMAR R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $94,000.00 Date 04/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVOCAT, TIMOTHY M Employer name Town of Clarence Amount $93,999.71 Date 05/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIN, HONG Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,999.00 Date 03/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIRNE, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,997.07 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAUB, MELISSA J Employer name Chemung County Amount $93,996.91 Date 10/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANO, GLENN F Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $93,996.37 Date 09/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, SHEENA M Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,996.31 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRAN, BRIAN J Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,995.82 Date 06/28/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, DIANE Employer name St Joseph's School For Deaf Amount $93,995.64 Date 11/16/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, JAMES E Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,995.50 Date 06/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCHILLI, FRANK K Employer name City of Utica Amount $93,995.07 Date 03/31/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FOWLER, HENRY WILLIE J, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,994.59 Date 07/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, USHA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $93,994.49 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STECK, JOSEPH M Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,994.33 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, JOHN L Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $93,993.58 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOLAMAN, MONIQUE J Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $93,993.50 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEDDER, ROBERT, JR Employer name Ulster County Amount $93,993.43 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATTERO, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $93,993.13 Date 08/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANNINO, FREDERICK J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,993.02 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name QADERI, ROHYA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,991.32 Date 01/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKUCH, WILLIAM A Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $93,990.58 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, STEVEN M Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $93,990.41 Date 08/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONNE, MAUBERT Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $93,990.09 Date 05/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESTICO, JILL S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $93,989.88 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINTON, JOEY Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $93,989.82 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVINS, MICHAEL F Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $93,987.62 Date 06/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITOWSKI, JOHN B Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $93,987.61 Date 02/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PREISS, ROBERT Employer name Clarkstown CSD Amount $93,986.50 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCE, JARED H Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $93,985.17 Date 08/12/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JAVIUS Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $93,985.16 Date 04/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASCALE, PHILIP J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,984.80 Date 01/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLNAVE, DONALD J Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $93,984.73 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, ADAM Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,984.72 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLOCK, JOHN R Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $93,984.64 Date 02/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENSON, JOHN P Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,983.90 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRITT, DAVID T Employer name SUNY College at Potsdam Amount $93,983.06 Date 10/31/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORELLO, CHARLES J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $93,982.63 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC NEIL, BRANDY A Employer name New York Public Library Amount $93,982.02 Date 02/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASMUSSEN, BRYAN C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,981.51 Date 07/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIDOTI, MARYANN Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $93,980.94 Date 03/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HOWARD A Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $93,979.79 Date 10/14/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, SCOTT P Employer name City of Canandaigua Amount $93,978.85 Date 07/06/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, GINA M Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $93,978.69 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGTON, BOBBIE J Employer name Department of Health Amount $93,978.19 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O BRYAN, RONALD F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,978.04 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGAL, THOMAS M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,977.42 Date 04/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDE-AIRD, NORMA I Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $93,976.76 Date 02/18/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGAN, LAUREN M Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $93,976.74 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, PATRICK T Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $93,976.00 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, VALENCIA H Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $93,975.97 Date 04/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZANSKI, MATTHEW J Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $93,975.82 Date 06/24/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREY, HOLLY F Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $93,975.70 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFORDS, H SUSAN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,975.45 Date 05/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROME, WILLIAM M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,975.26 Date 04/05/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVELCHAK, JOYCE A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,975.05 Date 04/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARY, DORANNE Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $93,974.45 Date 04/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPE, SOPHIA L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,974.17 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOL, JOHN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,974.14 Date 09/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIESEL, HOPE R Employer name Oceanside UFSD Amount $93,973.97 Date 10/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, MARISA E Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $93,973.77 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, MARNEY L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $93,973.18 Date 05/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINHART, GARY Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $93,972.75 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PULIKEEL, ELIZABETH T Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,971.55 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNEKENS, LUANN Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $93,971.29 Date 04/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, DUSTIN J Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $93,971.18 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEENEY, TERRI G Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $93,971.03 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEL SIGNORE, DUANE A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $93,970.93 Date 08/04/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONWAY, JEFFREY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,970.42 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DAHUNSI, LASISI L Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $93,970.32 Date 09/19/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIMERMAN, MATTHEW R Employer name City of Watertown Amount $93,970.19 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORCUCCI, DAVID J, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $93,969.88 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOUNIER, SAMUEL Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $93,969.84 Date 05/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARK A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $93,969.34 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, VINCENT Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $93,969.00 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIERY, KIMBERLY ANN Employer name Longwood Public Library Amount $93,967.88 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINSON, RON Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $93,967.64 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MARCUS T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $93,966.79 Date 02/11/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITO, JOHN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,966.12 Date 09/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACIFIC, MICHAEL J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $93,966.10 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEKER, DAVID J Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $93,965.50 Date 04/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLIGAN, COLLEEN M Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $93,964.14 Date 12/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERBITZ, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $93,964.12 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVERIDGE, BALFORD A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $93,963.97 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNKE, THOMAS G Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $93,963.81 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANGLER, JILL B Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $93,962.69 Date 10/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLESKI, MARIA P Employer name Harrison CSD Amount $93,962.28 Date 02/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, TINA M Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $93,962.25 Date 06/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONTAINE, RONALD M, JR Employer name Town of New Hartford Amount $93,961.93 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSZCZYK, PERRY G Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $93,961.89 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BULLING, MICHAEL J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $93,960.98 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JESINGER, JOAN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,959.75 Date 10/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLIK, JOHN C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $93,959.29 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALZER, JOSEPH W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $93,958.82 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHANSSON, JOYCE M Employer name Capital Dist Psych Center Amount $93,958.50 Date 08/24/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENKES, JOHN L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,957.86 Date 06/02/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRAIN, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,957.84 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALVIN, DAWN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,957.53 Date 04/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN REINE, SHERILL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,956.52 Date 01/09/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System