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 PRIOR, GERARD P Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $92,100.61 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, PATRICK Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $92,100.22 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, LORRI V Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $92,099.53 Date 03/30/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ROBIN Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $92,099.50 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSNICK, JOSHUA M Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $92,099.49 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOM, JULIE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,099.10 Date 07/15/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITONE, AMY A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $92,099.09 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, THOMAS R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $92,098.66 Date 04/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LEWIS D, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $92,098.05 Date 12/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPF, CATHERINE B Employer name Village of West Haverstraw Amount $92,097.90 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTSON, JEANNE K Employer name New York Public Library Amount $92,097.39 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTRO, RICHARD J Employer name Great Neck UFSD Amount $92,097.10 Date 12/15/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSCATELLO, JOSEPH A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,095.84 Date 09/04/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUEHRER, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,095.13 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRIERA, TRACEY L Employer name Pleasantville UFSD Amount $92,094.91 Date 09/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURNIA, RAYMOND T Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $92,094.36 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, JOANNE G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,094.34 Date 11/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCISSUM, QUENTIN Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $92,094.28 Date 09/27/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNEY, DUANE T Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $92,093.97 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHL, JULIE MILLER Employer name Orange County Amount $92,093.62 Date 03/03/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOKA, TROY J Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $92,092.00 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUSZA, TIMOTHY R Employer name Erie County Amount $92,091.47 Date 08/09/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNE, MATTHEW P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,091.40 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOSEPH R Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $92,090.94 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENNON, JAMES Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $92,090.15 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASELLA, LINDA A Employer name Massapequa Public Library Amount $92,087.50 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ALLEN H Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $92,085.18 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDDIS, STACEY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,084.22 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, FELICIA E Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $92,083.63 Date 10/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, RAYMOND G Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $92,083.14 Date 04/19/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUTHIT, DEXTER Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,082.51 Date 09/28/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, BERNARD A Employer name Orange County Amount $92,081.87 Date 08/05/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOHN M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,081.74 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARDFIELD, JOSHUA E Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $92,081.08 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDAROLA, MICHAEL R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $92,080.28 Date 02/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLON, MARY ELLEN Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,079.82 Date 10/07/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIONDOLILLO, RHONDA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $92,078.56 Date 05/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GORY, BRIAN M Employer name Ontario County Amount $92,077.89 Date 07/27/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPION, PATRICK J Employer name Saratoga County Amount $92,077.81 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLINGER, BRUCE S Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,077.80 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMBRUSTER, LORI Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $92,077.75 Date 01/08/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GRATH, SCOTT J Employer name Roslyn Water District Amount $92,076.14 Date 10/05/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIUME, BRYAN Employer name Erie County Amount $92,076.01 Date 08/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHINKONDE, ELDRIDGE C Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $92,075.57 Date 09/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONLEY, BRANDON J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $92,075.56 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOE, ANTHONY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,075.55 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, PATRICK J, SR Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $92,075.07 Date 06/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POWELL, CHRISTOPHER N Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,072.53 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, CASEY C Employer name Town of Irondequoit Amount $92,070.80 Date 02/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BONALDI, CARLA M Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $92,070.13 Date 01/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAZENTRE, JULIE A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $92,069.64 Date 02/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, KYLE W Employer name Town of Greece Amount $92,068.91 Date 09/30/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KALIK, VALERIE M Employer name Insurance Dept-Liquidation Bur Amount $92,068.60 Date 08/03/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGUIRE, RAYMOND F Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $92,068.48 Date 07/11/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSSELL, CATHERINE L Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $92,066.84 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKBEE, DAVID A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $92,065.89 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, TERRI Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,065.85 Date 05/09/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GILLETTE, JAMES A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $92,065.60 Date 07/10/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STRIVELLI, FRANK Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $92,065.37 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPIN, JOHN F Employer name City of Troy Amount $92,064.47 Date 03/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOHN Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,062.99 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREUNDEL-LOMAS, JENNIFER S Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $92,062.56 Date 07/05/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, DUANE A Employer name Town of Greece Amount $92,061.63 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LA DUKE, DANIEL J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $92,060.79 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DADA, GRACE F Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $92,060.18 Date 03/18/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILKA, THOMAS S Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $92,059.53 Date 04/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, NICHOLAS Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $92,059.14 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANDLEUR, PETER E, III Employer name Suffolk County Amount $92,059.10 Date 10/10/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, TANYA O Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $92,059.05 Date 06/19/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELIX-JONES, MARIE M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $92,058.66 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICE, ALLAN E Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $92,058.59 Date 07/06/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CULLOUGH, MICHAEL J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,057.53 Date 03/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRISEWOOD, MATTHEW L Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $92,057.50 Date 08/07/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAGBEER, KISHORE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $92,056.83 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIFERT, NORBERT S Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $92,056.51 Date 03/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MU'MIN, HASAN A Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $92,056.36 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'TOOLE, KATHRYN A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $92,056.24 Date 05/09/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DANIELLE Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $92,055.97 Date 06/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, KENNETH C, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $92,055.85 Date 07/06/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURKE, ODEL J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $92,055.40 Date 10/17/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGAN, DANIEL J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $92,054.83 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAK, THOMAS G Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $92,054.37 Date 07/26/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, JEFFREY Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $92,054.16 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHRADER, CATHERINE S Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $92,053.87 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEORGE, SARAMMA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $92,053.60 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARRIER-SKATES, ANNETTE E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $92,053.43 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUNZONE, LISA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $92,053.24 Date 09/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, VALERIE F Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $92,053.24 Date 04/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUIDO, JENNIFER J Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $92,053.24 Date 09/16/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REECE-TILLACK, HEATHER R Employer name Ontario County Amount $92,051.94 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, DAVID M Employer name Columbia County Amount $92,051.47 Date 02/08/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLACHERTY, STEPHEN M Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $92,050.81 Date 07/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GANNON, JOSEPH A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $92,050.44 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOON, ANTHONY T, JR Employer name City of Hudson Amount $92,049.24 Date 06/23/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, LYNNE A Employer name New Hartford CSD Amount $92,048.44 Date 04/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JANIS, TORRI M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $92,047.62 Date 03/07/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARABEDIAN, GREGG T Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $92,047.08 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRECCA, STEPHEN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $92,046.93 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARTELLA, CYNTHIA A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $92,046.73 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEO, INJOO Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $92,046.42 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System