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 HENNESSY, PATRICIA A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,161.16 Date 09/20/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEGLIORE, AARON J Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $92,161.12 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOLEY, KEVIN J Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $92,159.64 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLAND, CHARLES Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $92,158.56 Date 07/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMBIOLO, JAMES R Employer name Town of Brighton Amount $92,158.42 Date 11/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATSON, CEDRIC A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $92,157.14 Date 02/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, SHARON M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,157.08 Date 09/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WICKHAM, MICHELE Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $92,156.61 Date 03/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ALAN J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,155.00 Date 07/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $92,154.53 Date 08/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITTS, DERRICK J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $92,154.42 Date 09/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES, RICARDO Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $92,154.39 Date 09/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAY, JESSICA A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,153.71 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANG, JULIANA S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $92,152.42 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, SEAN E Employer name Village of Green Island Amount $92,152.25 Date 06/27/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO-GLASS, ANGEL R Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $92,151.92 Date 02/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRANTE, NICHOLAS W Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,151.20 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIZGIA, STEVEN R Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $92,150.76 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFF, JAMES H, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,150.35 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAHNE, CURTIS P Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $92,148.50 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOHERTY, RAYMOND E Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $92,148.30 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAGMANN, GREGORY J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $92,148.08 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNOLLY, MICHAEL A Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,147.64 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIDWELL, DAVID R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $92,146.76 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEVINS, ANN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,145.65 Date 10/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISHMAN, ADAM Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,145.58 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GALLO, JON ANTHONY Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,145.28 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOMOSSONE, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Islip Amount $92,145.21 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLANT, CAROL A Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $92,144.94 Date 06/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHRET, BRIAN P Employer name Onondaga County Amount $92,144.72 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, AUGUSTINE P Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $92,143.60 Date 12/08/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARCEVSKI, NIKOLA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,139.48 Date 12/21/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINERO, STEPHANIE A Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,138.59 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDOUARD, RALPH Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $92,138.12 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUSS, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,137.25 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUFER, ROSALYN J Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $92,136.61 Date 07/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, PAMELA C Employer name Orange County Amount $92,135.91 Date 03/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PICCIRILLO, VINCENZA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,135.85 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHASE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,135.07 Date 05/13/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, ALEC G Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $92,134.97 Date 06/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIONTI, ANTHONY K Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,134.00 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATES, MARY M Employer name Ontario County Amount $92,132.51 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GATHERS, KELVIN L Employer name Ardsley UFSD Amount $92,131.34 Date 04/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERWIN, JOSEPH F Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,130.94 Date 02/08/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDERATION, JOHN S Employer name Tompkins County Amount $92,130.70 Date 05/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, CHARLES H Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,130.17 Date 02/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COBB, LAWRENCE W Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $92,126.83 Date 01/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, ANDREW C Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,125.59 Date 03/05/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTTI, EDWARD A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $92,124.75 Date 09/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSIL, KEITH R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $92,124.72 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGAN, PATRICE B Employer name Oneida County Amount $92,124.33 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUDDY, SHAWN A Employer name City of Utica Amount $92,124.20 Date 08/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRUDA, ELLEN C Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $92,124.12 Date 07/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENTKOWICZ, JAMES J, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,123.87 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, CHARLES M, III Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $92,123.80 Date 09/10/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, WILLIAM K Employer name Rockland County Amount $92,123.36 Date 11/24/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, MICHAEL J Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $92,121.30 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LO CICERO, KEVIN P Employer name Niagara County Amount $92,120.39 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENDORN-GROSS, MERY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,119.62 Date 04/20/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALEXANDRE, VANESSA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $92,119.26 Date 03/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERL, JOHN E Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $92,119.02 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORRESTER, BARBARA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $92,118.82 Date 09/29/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAPLOWITZ, MARK D Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $92,117.84 Date 03/20/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OCZKOWSKI, MARY L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $92,117.22 Date 05/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAVDEKAR, YATIN S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,117.22 Date 01/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGG, NATHAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,117.22 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DIANA M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,117.22 Date 06/14/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUBRAVA, JOHN C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,117.22 Date 06/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, ROBERT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,117.22 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKALSKI, JACEK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,117.22 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRIVASTAVA, SUMAN Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,117.22 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZOZDA, TIMOTHY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,117.22 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HEPBURN L Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $92,117.22 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTTERER, NANCY R Employer name Poughkeepsie Housing Authority Amount $92,116.83 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEAN, BRADLEY W Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,116.09 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLAMIL, ELIZABETH M Employer name Department of Health Amount $92,115.92 Date 06/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAND, LINDSEY A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $92,115.42 Date 02/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLEASON, KENNETH E Employer name City of Fulton Amount $92,115.16 Date 03/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE CHICK, MARC A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $92,115.05 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOB, STEPHEN E Employer name Orange County Amount $92,114.29 Date 10/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, JAMES H Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $92,113.27 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSIDY, JOHN R, JR Employer name Putnam County Amount $92,112.63 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAW, CAROL A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $92,112.26 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGSTON, KATHLEEN D Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $92,112.18 Date 02/04/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNT, SIOBHAN M Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $92,112.18 Date 07/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AUNGST, MOLLY B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $92,112.06 Date 03/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, VINCENT C Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $92,111.56 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAMBINO, JONATHAN L Employer name Putnam County Amount $92,110.67 Date 07/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, JOHN C Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $92,109.93 Date 03/29/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALEY, MAUREEN A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $92,109.68 Date 01/26/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPKINS, TIMOTHY T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $92,108.89 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERLMAN, GEORGENE Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $92,105.40 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, BRENDAN E Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,103.70 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, JEFFREY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $92,103.70 Date 10/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORT, MARGARET E Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,103.29 Date 03/26/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUZANSKY, BARBARA J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,102.86 Date 03/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLAZA, DAVID R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,102.74 Date 08/12/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BABU, SUSAN Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $92,102.24 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDICK, OONAGH ELIZABETH Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $92,102.22 Date 06/15/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENIER, PHILLIP C Employer name Monroe County Amount $92,100.94 Date 08/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System