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, EDWARD C Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $91,915.34 Date 02/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAI, JEAN J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $91,915.07 Date 05/05/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAJASINGHAM, DYAN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $91,915.07 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOLE, RONALD J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $91,914.75 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELDS, HOWARD A Employer name Orange County Amount $91,913.50 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SANDRA P Employer name Orange County Amount $91,912.56 Date 06/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMAN, SHAIKH T Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $91,911.17 Date 05/30/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIROTA, VICTORIA Employer name Town of North Castle Amount $91,910.82 Date 02/01/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, ANDREW M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,910.67 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, SUZANNE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,910.21 Date 05/26/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, RENEE L Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $91,909.29 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENDRICK, JANETTE L Employer name Orange County Amount $91,908.89 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSON, GEORGE Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $91,907.99 Date 02/19/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, ROBERTO Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,907.98 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALEXANDER, GWENDOLYN N Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,907.35 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMPSON, JEFFREY J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,906.84 Date 07/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALFALVI, PETER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,905.99 Date 04/21/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARDEN, JOHN R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $91,905.36 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUNNY, JIBY Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $91,904.58 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, SEAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,904.12 Date 09/22/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, WALTER M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,903.83 Date 07/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, CLEVELAND S Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $91,903.74 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, MARION C Employer name Lewis County Amount $91,902.33 Date 11/07/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRONZ, SARA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,902.20 Date 02/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, THOMAS W, SR Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $91,901.99 Date 09/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSINA, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,901.16 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCE, GENE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $91,900.83 Date 07/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN SPLUNDER, THOMAS W Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $91,900.21 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE ZAGO, MICHAEL E Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $91,899.72 Date 11/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARX, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Ulster County Amount $91,899.01 Date 03/15/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINTO, PAULETTE Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $91,898.90 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HETKO, PETER Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,898.68 Date 06/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOEHRMANN, MARY A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,898.68 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLIGAN, LYNN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,897.87 Date 04/06/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZOTTE, DAVID N Employer name City of Oswego Amount $91,897.72 Date 01/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GHATAN, BINA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $91,897.68 Date 06/06/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWKINS, DONNA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $91,896.06 Date 01/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELTIER, CHARMAINE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $91,896.06 Date 02/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKINNER, PRISCILLA M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $91,896.06 Date 05/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOTTSTINE, RICHARD L Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $91,895.77 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRADSHAW, TARANNA Employer name Dutchess County Amount $91,895.61 Date 08/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIANSEN, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $91,895.13 Date 06/01/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMANER, KAREN B Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $91,895.04 Date 07/09/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWER, MAUREEN Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $91,894.77 Date 08/12/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULP, MARGARET G Employer name Saratoga Springs City Sch Dist Amount $91,893.98 Date 10/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARVIN, JAMES J Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $91,893.87 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOONEY, ROBERT J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,892.87 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DESHAIES, COREY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,892.03 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOCK, JOHN T Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $91,892.01 Date 02/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PESCE, KEVIN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,891.96 Date 01/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DAVID A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $91,891.36 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOMINGUEZ, KAREN Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $91,891.13 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YODER, TODD S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $91,890.30 Date 06/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEINHENZ, MARC L Employer name Office of General Services Amount $91,889.72 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSLAN, MIRIAM Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,889.12 Date 12/14/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALCARCZYK, ROBERT E Employer name City of Lackawanna Amount $91,889.08 Date 07/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MURTRY, SUMMER M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,889.08 Date 06/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, DEYDAMIA A Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $91,888.77 Date 06/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHCHENNIKOV, VLADIMIR Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,887.90 Date 07/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VNUK, DONNA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,887.90 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, SUSAN L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,887.90 Date 12/21/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAGG, THOMAS R Employer name SUNY College of Optometry Amount $91,887.08 Date 11/01/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, JAMES D Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $91,886.87 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REECE, LINDA T Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $91,886.03 Date 08/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPEL, SARAH E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $91,885.99 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUPTA, CHINNAMMA Employer name New York City Childrens Center Amount $91,885.79 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, CONSTANCE F Employer name Valley CSD at Montgomery Amount $91,885.15 Date 10/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMAN, DOUGLAS Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $91,884.49 Date 05/22/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAVRA, EVELYN A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $91,883.53 Date 08/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MARK W Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $91,881.01 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCARI, EDWARD A Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $91,880.88 Date 07/08/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOTALING, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $91,880.21 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIONE, CATHERINE A Employer name Franklin Square UFSD Amount $91,878.32 Date 04/18/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCAY, JOHN E Employer name Village of Bellport Amount $91,877.10 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, SILVY K Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $91,876.60 Date 05/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, QIANG Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $91,875.42 Date 02/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SITHARANJAN, RENU Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $91,875.42 Date 12/02/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHLER, JENNIFER C Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $91,875.28 Date 10/27/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOCHEMS, ANN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $91,875.17 Date 11/27/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINK, GREGORY S Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,874.83 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, BINDU Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $91,873.34 Date 12/18/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYLOCK, LYNN Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $91,872.81 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, NATASHA T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $91,872.43 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARKS, SHERRY L Employer name Westhampton Beach UFSD Amount $91,872.41 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN TASSELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Dutchess County Amount $91,871.76 Date 08/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONLEY, RAYMOND J Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $91,871.25 Date 12/11/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNING, MICHAEL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $91,870.63 Date 11/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERKINS, VALRIE E Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $91,870.52 Date 02/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JEREMY D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,869.75 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLLIER, DARNELL Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $91,869.70 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAHN, STACYANN Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $91,869.37 Date 10/20/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, EDWARD G Employer name Baldwin Fire District Amount $91,869.10 Date 03/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSARINO, JOHN F Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $91,868.38 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLIDORO, JOHN Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $91,868.34 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DURYEA, NANCY J Employer name Orange County Amount $91,867.85 Date 01/15/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, CHRISTINE Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $91,865.86 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS, ALLAN B Employer name Town of Smithtown Amount $91,865.43 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, HEATHER A Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $91,864.36 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATIGAN, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $91,863.92 Date 04/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRABACZ, JAMES R Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $91,863.09 Date 03/03/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System