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 JOHNSON, ARTHUR E, III Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $91,445.19 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IZZANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $91,445.13 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDEZ, GEORGE W Employer name Village of Monticello Amount $91,445.04 Date 07/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LESKO, STACEY Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,444.80 Date 12/14/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWELL, DAVID J Employer name No Westchester Joint Water Works Amount $91,444.04 Date 06/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, WILLIAM F Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,443.04 Date 06/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIORTINO, JOSEPH M Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $91,443.04 Date 10/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, MEREDITH U Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,443.04 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISCHER, EDWARD R Employer name Office of General Services Amount $91,443.04 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWBOLD, SIDNEY A Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $91,442.49 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEEKMAN, MARY I Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $91,442.30 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CHRISTOPHER D Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $91,441.51 Date 01/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORIS, MICHAEL A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $91,439.96 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUREANO, JONATHAN P Employer name City of Rochester Amount $91,439.89 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UBAKANMA, EDITH E Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $91,439.40 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, NOREEN V Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $91,438.86 Date 05/29/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLINS, JANET E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,438.25 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICHOLS, DANIEL E Employer name Department of State Amount $91,438.10 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARNEVALE, DEAN T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,438.10 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MATTHEW A Employer name Town of Gates Amount $91,437.67 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZETO, KIMBERLY A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,437.58 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROLDAN, JEANETTE R Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $91,437.49 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATFORD, JAMES Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $91,436.94 Date 09/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTELLI, RICHARD Employer name Town of Greece Amount $91,436.80 Date 01/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, DANIEL R Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,436.54 Date 04/13/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARINO, ANDREW L Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 2 Amount $91,436.54 Date 10/11/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENYUK, BRIAN S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 1 Amount $91,436.54 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLS, DOUGLAS K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $91,436.54 Date 08/31/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHLENBACHER, BRIAN K Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $91,436.54 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTOLAZA, KIMBERLY Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $91,434.13 Date 08/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURREY, MATTHEW A Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,433.68 Date 01/11/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINCH, SHANE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,433.68 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, LATESHA R Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $91,432.19 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMAGIN, JASON D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $91,432.00 Date 01/15/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUPAN, JOHN K Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $91,430.24 Date 02/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANN, DAVID Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $91,429.26 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, RASHID Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,429.26 Date 12/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DAVID L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,429.26 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, MICHAEL C Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $91,429.04 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, MATHEWS K Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $91,428.97 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, MARK D Employer name Cortland County Amount $91,428.68 Date 01/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAGUSANO, TONINO Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $91,428.47 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTGOMERY, PATRICIA A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $91,427.99 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENAMI, JONATHAN Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,426.84 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KELVEY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,426.40 Date 03/31/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAHRET, JOHN C Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 08/14/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRESLER, LINDA H Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/14/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEFTENANT, CHERYL A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNINO, ANTHONY Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEPULVEDA, VIVIAN Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEUNG, EDWARD Employer name Council of The Arts Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/15/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, DEIRDRE E Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EPPICH, EDWIN A Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,424.76 Date 04/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEO, JAMES J Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/09/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, SEAN P Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHER, PAUL S Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MARLENE R Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREWS, GREGORY Employer name Department of Law Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEYDE, FIMA Employer name Department of Law Amount $91,424.76 Date 07/07/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, HINGMAN Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $91,424.76 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QURESHI, AQIL M Employer name Department of State Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/05/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABIKOYE, OLUMIDE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMBOOKEN, SANY S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CITRON, RICHARD L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/28/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUZIANIK, DAVID Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/20/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDI, JAMES A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/26/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCANN, BRIAN T Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/10/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINETT, JERE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSULLIVAN, DANIEL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGHVI, RASIK S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIYEDUN, AFOLABI T Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,424.76 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOGOWSKI, LEOKADIA Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALDERON, CARMEN Z Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANT, BENJAMIN C Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALANTRY, SHYAM S Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,424.76 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATEHIS, NICHOLAS Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, WILLIAM J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,424.76 Date 08/21/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, CAROLYN Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/11/1973 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, THOMAS W Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YABLON, HARRY J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/12/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLACK, PHYLLIS M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/20/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEPKOFKER, DAVID M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/27/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, ROBERT Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, ANNA M Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/06/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AWOFESO, ADEBOLA O Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN, STANLEY C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIEN, JACK H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/14/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMSTI, MARIA GRACE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAJIWALA, MANISH R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 08/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNNY, A ELOISE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/01/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKLAND, JEFFREY C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOZITSKY, MARINA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA ROCK, STEVEN L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/29/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LU, EPSTEIN HSIN-SHENG Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOHAMED, KAMAL Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLUWO, ADEMOLA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REVERS, JOSEPH Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 12/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIDDO, ROBERT R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMWARU, BANSRAJ Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, ELVIS R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/27/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System