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 RUPERT, KENNETH W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,805.88 Date 01/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENFT, GEORGE Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,805.88 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URMAN, EUGENIA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,805.88 Date 06/30/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN SLYKE, SCOTT A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,805.88 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENKE, RICHARD J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/14/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XIONG, ZHECHAO RONALD Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/20/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KITCHEN, DAVID B Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHER, PATRICK J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIELLO, DOMINICK I, JR Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $92,805.88 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIERHOLZER, SHARON L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, GENE J Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRADY, KYLE F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $92,805.88 Date 11/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, MICHAEL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $92,805.88 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REMANCUS, STANLEY M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $92,805.88 Date 03/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMODEI, ANTHONY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $92,805.88 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, DENNIS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $92,805.88 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEFFERNAN, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $92,805.88 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYMAN, WALTER G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALLIN, JOSEPH V Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $92,805.88 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOPP, STEVEN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLER, DAVID B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURTH, NOEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $92,805.88 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBASI, NAEEM A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $92,805.88 Date 03/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTNER, MICHAEL F Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $92,805.88 Date 08/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUSSAIN, FAISAL A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $92,805.88 Date 10/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMBALI, LALLMAN Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $92,805.88 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SURDEJ, SUSAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $92,805.88 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, MARTIN E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $92,805.88 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAURING, TODD A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/31/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSGROVE, NEIL G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $92,805.88 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAGNON, STEPHEN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRILL, JEFFREY L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $92,805.88 Date 06/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, DAVID W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $92,805.88 Date 01/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSO, DANIELLE M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $92,805.88 Date 06/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODER, MARC S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMICK, DAVID A Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $92,805.88 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELCHER, GARY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/11/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENDELL, R DANIEL Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 08/31/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINSKO, DANIEL S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONDON, STEPHEN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 02/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUDEN, ERICA B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CANDIA, ROBERT D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/19/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, KEVIN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 08/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PIETRO, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIEFFENBACH, TIMOTHY E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 05/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYBER, JEFFREY L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 08/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELTER, THOMAS A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMERY, MICHAEL R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDELL, DEBORAH L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 11/12/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GASPER, DAVID J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/04/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRECO, JONATHAN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 05/23/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, KEVIN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIGAN, BRIAN V Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, DYLAN T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENDALL, DANIEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUMAR, ASEEM Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 03/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCEY, ROBERT L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC CABE, MICHAEL D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALSAN, STEPHEN G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 06/02/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNES, CHRISTOPHER F, III Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, GLENN M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMITT-WISE, ERIC Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCLEAN, MICHAEL P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 01/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOMBERGER, GEORGE F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/02/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULVEY, RUSSELL B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 03/23/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUSTICO, RICHARD A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWKIRK, KENNETH A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, MARYANNE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 10/02/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRUNIER, DENISE Y Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, BRIAN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/08/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, WILLIAM J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIERZENGA, PAUL M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMYTHE, WILLIAM H Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 11/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWERS, FRANK Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEELER, MICHAEL S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/05/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITFIELD, CYNTHIA A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 06/15/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, KEVIN J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 01/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YUCHNIEWICZ, JAMES E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZENG, YUAN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.88 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, DENNIS M Employer name Education Department Amount $92,805.88 Date 12/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOREL, MICHAEL J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $92,805.88 Date 10/16/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALGANA, RUSSELL J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $92,805.88 Date 04/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABBOTT, PATRICK J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,805.88 Date 02/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, GREGORY W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,805.88 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOB, AERTHEDATHU E Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNONE, MARK DANIEL Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,805.88 Date 09/12/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARLOW, JAMES A Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,805.88 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROBRIDGE, BRUCE C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $92,805.88 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDEN, STEPHEN P Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $92,805.88 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIROUX, PAULA M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $92,805.88 Date 11/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUND, ELAINE A Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $92,805.88 Date 01/25/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNOWDON, THOMAS E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,805.86 Date 12/01/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORTESE, MICHAEL R, JR Employer name New York State Canal Corp. Amount $92,804.70 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUCATO, EDWARD Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $92,803.22 Date 06/15/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERALD, LINDA G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $92,800.46 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OVERTURF, NICHOLAS P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,800.19 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARKIN, FLOYD A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,800.01 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLON, KATHLEEN F Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $92,799.83 Date 06/28/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, DENYSE G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,799.72 Date 08/24/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System