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 DILLON, DANIEL H Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $93,574.26 Date 01/22/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARON, SUSAN T Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $93,574.26 Date 08/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, HECTOR M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $93,574.26 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBLE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,574.26 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAUDE, ELIZABETH A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,574.26 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, DONNA M Employer name Education Department Amount $93,574.26 Date 09/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIGERATO, ERIN C Employer name Education Department Amount $93,574.26 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLEHART, SCOTT B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $93,574.26 Date 04/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, THOMAS G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $93,574.26 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UNRATH, WHITNEY E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,574.12 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALONE, ROBERT J Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $93,574.04 Date 11/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRARY, MIKE J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,573.44 Date 03/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERPE, MATT C Employer name City of Albany Amount $93,572.26 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,571.08 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IVES, JEFFREY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,570.75 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAINE, JUSTIN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $93,570.38 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRY, JOE J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $93,569.69 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATT, KEVIN W Employer name City of Lockport Amount $93,569.55 Date 04/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENNESSY, MICHAEL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,569.00 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VESIK, HELEN M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,568.98 Date 06/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAL, WILLIAM Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $93,568.68 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JOHN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,568.51 Date 05/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILARDI, VINCENT G Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $93,567.49 Date 12/15/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAM, REGINALD Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $93,565.99 Date 09/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GUOIRK, TERRY H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $93,565.28 Date 06/24/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCRANTON, KEITH V Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $93,564.29 Date 06/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BHUPALI, DEEPA P Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $93,563.87 Date 07/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRYANT, MASON L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,563.46 Date 09/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANDER, LIAM E Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $93,561.49 Date 08/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILHOLLEN, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,560.59 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KRONETHAL, AMY H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $93,559.46 Date 12/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETROSINO, LINDA M Employer name Office For The Aging Amount $93,559.31 Date 02/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, DWAYNE E Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $93,558.48 Date 09/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADILLA, CARMEN D Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $93,558.06 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLO, MARK M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,557.20 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SQUICCIARINI, JAMES A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,557.20 Date 12/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, STEPHEN S Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $93,557.17 Date 09/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, JOHN F Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,556.86 Date 10/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARONE, MARK E Employer name Elmsford UFSD Amount $93,556.18 Date 09/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCHER, KATORI L Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $93,556.02 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FETTERLY, MAUREEN M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,555.95 Date 06/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, LISA A Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $93,555.65 Date 06/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILORD, FERLANDE Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $93,554.65 Date 07/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPONE, JOHN J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $93,554.52 Date 10/01/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, COLLEEN A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,553.65 Date 04/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASTREITER, LACEY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,553.58 Date 08/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, LYDIA Employer name Orange County Amount $93,552.58 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, TIMOTHY L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,552.46 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLIVO, DOMINGO A Employer name Rockland County Amount $93,551.60 Date 02/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, DELSERY C Employer name Westchester County Amount $93,550.95 Date 07/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, HELENMARIE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,550.58 Date 06/19/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UDAYAN, ANITHA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $93,550.33 Date 03/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTILLI, THOMAS L Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $93,549.23 Date 12/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURGAN, HARRY D Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $93,548.84 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIAN, ARMEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $93,548.70 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEVENO, THOMAS R Employer name Village of Highland Falls Amount $93,548.70 Date 10/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOLAN, DARYL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $93,548.10 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANISZEWSKI, DENISE V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,548.00 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODGERS, RYAN G Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $93,547.88 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMMA, WILLIAM C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,547.31 Date 07/31/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VIRKLER, SEAN B Employer name Department of Law Amount $93,544.57 Date 03/03/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, DEIRDRE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $93,544.50 Date 12/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDS, CRAIG S Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $93,542.67 Date 01/03/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, GWENDOLYN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $93,542.56 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORINI, STEPHANIE Employer name Chemung County Amount $93,542.40 Date 09/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name METZ, JEFFREY B Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,539.75 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, FREDERICK M Employer name City of Rensselaer Amount $93,539.71 Date 05/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, AUGUSTUS C Employer name Orange County Amount $93,539.47 Date 05/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORAN, KRISTEN M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,538.76 Date 04/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLANCY, JOHN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,538.76 Date 07/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAIR, REBECCA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $93,538.65 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ELIZABETH K Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $93,538.64 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAESCHE, MARIANNE Employer name Rockland County Amount $93,538.16 Date 12/18/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZARBA, JEFFREY A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $93,537.89 Date 08/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCEDES, MILZA E Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,537.78 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBECK, EDWARD T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $93,537.70 Date 12/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEURER, JOSEPHINE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,537.39 Date 12/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRYSTALL, WILLIAM F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,536.92 Date 09/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINS, THEODORE R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $93,535.82 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIGNY, SUSAN M Employer name Office of General Services Amount $93,535.22 Date 09/24/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSCENTE, FRANCINE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $93,534.87 Date 09/20/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESGRAVIERS, HAROLD Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $93,534.19 Date 04/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPPER, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name City of Auburn Amount $93,533.84 Date 01/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNAPP, KENNETH A Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $93,533.50 Date 01/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPPIELLO, REANAN K Employer name Town of Massena Amount $93,533.16 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINELLA, JAMES P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,533.11 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINGS, JAMES E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,532.95 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GINNIS, PATRICK M Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $93,532.23 Date 03/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, JARED D Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $93,531.84 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, BRIAN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $93,531.73 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ULBRICH, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Jervis City School Dist Amount $93,531.71 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, JAMES T Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $93,531.52 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, STEVEN R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $93,531.28 Date 04/05/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, CARMEN C Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $93,531.14 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHETTE, KAREN E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $93,530.64 Date 01/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIANT, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,530.64 Date 04/13/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUDANNO, GUADALUPE M Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $93,529.89 Date 11/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEVINE, DAVID M Employer name Chappaqua CSD Amount $93,529.26 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUPA, PETER J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $93,528.52 Date 06/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $93,528.42 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System