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 CONFORTI, TRACY A Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $93,270.52 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STONE, STEPHANIE Y Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,270.31 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUTHERFORD, JOSEPH J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $93,269.99 Date 01/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGER, JARED P Employer name City of Troy Amount $93,269.63 Date 04/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, JOHN D, JR Employer name City of Troy Amount $93,269.40 Date 10/13/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA MOY, ROBERT S Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $93,269.38 Date 10/08/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, MARK T Employer name Watertown Corr Facility Amount $93,269.01 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, SHIRLEY E Employer name Orange County Amount $93,267.63 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NASH, JOHN W, III Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $93,267.48 Date 08/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMETRES, MARIBETH Employer name Sayville UFSD Amount $93,266.91 Date 01/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSH, MARY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $93,266.16 Date 05/21/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXSTONE, DONALD E, JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,265.77 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, THOMAS R Employer name Town of Tonawanda Amount $93,265.68 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYBICKI, KAREN M Employer name Erie County Amount $93,265.36 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, PHILIP A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,263.78 Date 04/03/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NULTY, JOHN J, III Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $93,262.20 Date 12/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, ROBIN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,262.00 Date 09/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILFOYLE, COREY J Employer name Town of Poughkeepsie Amount $93,261.33 Date 07/07/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLUM, DOMINIC K Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $93,261.12 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORONCE, MILAGROS G Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $93,260.86 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, PAUL D Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $93,260.69 Date 09/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIEREK, PATRICK H Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,260.27 Date 10/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMANDRI, DOMINIC T Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $93,259.49 Date 05/22/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOGA, THOMAS P Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $93,259.33 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORCHIO, TERRI L Employer name Orange County Amount $93,258.69 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAREY, DONNA KATHLEEN Employer name Orange County Amount $93,258.62 Date 07/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZAMANSKE, JOHN D Employer name Orange County Amount $93,258.58 Date 11/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRETZLER, LAURENE R Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $93,257.56 Date 10/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITLOW, KEVIN Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $93,257.36 Date 09/13/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, ROBERT Employer name Ossining UFSD Amount $93,256.63 Date 07/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUQUETTE, DAVID B Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $93,256.17 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEITCH, KIMBERLY D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $93,256.08 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMSEY, JASON A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $93,255.06 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETZ, LAURA A Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $93,254.46 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRIKUT, MICHAEL G Employer name Orange County Amount $93,254.16 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, DOREEN A Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $93,254.12 Date 03/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABU, UMU Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $93,254.02 Date 04/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, LINDA K Employer name Tompkins County Amount $93,253.20 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELU, LARISA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $93,252.78 Date 08/08/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, BARBARA ANN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $93,252.78 Date 10/19/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERDAHL, ELVIA R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $93,252.78 Date 05/03/1969 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, VERONICA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $93,252.78 Date 01/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONSERRATE, CARLOS I Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,252.78 Date 01/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINCUS, LINDA L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,252.78 Date 02/04/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PULAKOS, CHRIS M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $93,252.78 Date 08/03/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONE, MARY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $93,252.78 Date 03/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPITELLI, LUCIA Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $93,252.78 Date 09/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TISCI, CHRISTINE M Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $93,252.64 Date 01/09/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUANG, LIZ BEIYAN Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,252.00 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARCHOUN, ALI Employer name Westchester County Amount $93,250.74 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASLEY, DANIEL J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,250.07 Date 12/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, RICHARD M Employer name Village of Rockville Centre Amount $93,249.33 Date 05/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $93,248.63 Date 12/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BISRAM, TOOLCHAND Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $93,248.54 Date 03/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI VIETRI, DANIEL A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $93,248.22 Date 07/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEINSTEIN, STEVEN H Employer name Education Department Amount $93,247.44 Date 07/06/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAFERRIERE, LINDA M Employer name Education Department Amount $93,247.44 Date 10/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZIMMER, TERRY A Employer name SUNY College at Oneonta Amount $93,247.26 Date 05/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, DANIEL V Employer name Onondaga County Amount $93,245.90 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANACORE, ANNMARIE E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $93,245.19 Date 10/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRIBALDI, CAROLYN E Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $93,245.07 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER-MORRISON, GERALDINE A Employer name Levittown Public Library Amount $93,243.70 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, JENNIFER A Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,243.54 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGEL, WENDY M Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $93,242.71 Date 08/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAR, AMIR S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $93,241.35 Date 06/10/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCHERKEVICH, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $93,241.17 Date 07/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYLVESTER, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Town of New Windsor Amount $93,240.34 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GARNSEY, JOHN G Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $93,239.04 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, MICHAEL J Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $93,238.78 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGOYNE, KEVIN J Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $93,238.68 Date 12/03/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, DONALD J Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $93,238.50 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GULLO, JOHN A Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $93,237.58 Date 04/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMERFORD, ROBERTA A Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $93,237.34 Date 05/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ERIC S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $93,237.31 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHLER, HEIDI L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,236.19 Date 10/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARREN, DAVID M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $93,235.61 Date 09/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LINEN, DEBRA T Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $93,234.36 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGGIERO, LOUIS A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $93,233.75 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANZI, STEPHANIE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $93,233.23 Date 07/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCH, TINA MARIE Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $93,233.23 Date 10/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAMPY, TRIGY K Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $93,233.23 Date 08/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, TROY C Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $93,232.86 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENITEZ RODRIGUEZ, NORMA L Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $93,232.82 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICCONE, MARC A Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $93,232.64 Date 03/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, HORTENSE A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $93,232.32 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSKAY, ERROL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $93,231.98 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DURSI, DIANE M Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $93,231.60 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, GWENDOLYN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $93,230.48 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, DENNIS R Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $93,230.34 Date 06/29/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERSON, LORETTA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,230.16 Date 12/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, DOUGLAS P Employer name Town of Webster Amount $93,229.88 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FUCCI, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $93,229.83 Date 01/25/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, BRENNAN V Employer name City of White Plains Amount $93,229.63 Date 01/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, MAXINE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $93,229.20 Date 09/18/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, GERALD ELWOOD Employer name Oswego County Amount $93,228.34 Date 01/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARCY, FRANK M Employer name Nassau County Amount $93,227.65 Date 05/20/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARNACKI, LAWRENCE P Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $93,227.44 Date 07/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WASHBURN, JUDITH A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $93,227.40 Date 03/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALERI, KATHLEEN A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $93,227.37 Date 07/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPHAM, ROBERT A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $93,226.12 Date 04/02/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System