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 SPRINGER, ESMARALDA Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 12/15/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, THOMAS W Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ERIC L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, HENRY Y Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/27/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODS, ELKIN D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAILEY, BASIL L Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGARWAL, ANIL Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUKHARI, MAJID S Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, CARL R Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/29/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERMAN, ARKADIY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $91,424.76 Date 04/21/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JOHN R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWINDELLS, JOHN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/17/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEXLER, LANNY S Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, THOMAS M Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $91,424.76 Date 12/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, EDUARDO Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/21/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, RANDALL W Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACAMPORA, NICK J, JR Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/17/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAULICH, KAREN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUTHRIE, CHARLES A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/22/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISPERT, KEVIN A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKOWN, KIM A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,424.76 Date 07/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, LEONORA Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/03/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAGER, ROBERT W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,424.76 Date 12/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL-POWELL, LORRAINE E Employer name Education Department Amount $91,424.76 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALLARD, AUGUSTUS S, JR Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERDFARB, MILTON P Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $91,424.76 Date 07/26/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PADMAN, ANDY Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOANG, TUI L Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $91,424.76 Date 07/27/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOBIE, BEVERLY Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, JAGRUTI Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $91,424.76 Date 08/27/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, ESTHER Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/03/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANCHETT, PETER M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/11/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, THOMAS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,424.76 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, FRANCIS Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOPKIN, MICHAEL Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/25/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOAN R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/10/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASCHER, LAWRENCE L Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CWIOK, MAREK Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/19/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOSEPH D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/27/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, ANTONIO G Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,424.76 Date 06/20/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKER, JOHN V Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,424.76 Date 07/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YEUNG, RONALD W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOM, WAYNE C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $91,424.76 Date 04/26/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGBAJE, IDOWU Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/16/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMPATTU, ABRAHAM J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, KEVIN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUMGARDNER, NORMAN S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 08/11/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIRAYATH, MARY M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/18/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMINO, JOSEPH, JR Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDWARDS, VALERIE L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, MICHELE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 04/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIPPINGER, PATRICIA A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREGG, PATRICIA G Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOE, KEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/21/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPHS, PAULINE E Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNBLUM, MITCHELL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRESS, KEVIN C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANI, MATHEW Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 08/20/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANZON, ZHANNA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 04/07/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCPHERSON, EVETTE V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINTZ, DAVID F Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MODI, HARESH J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 07/05/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NG, SIU MAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATHARKAR, SUSHMA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/13/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSALL, MARY ANN M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, HELEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROY, MINU Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 06/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, HEATHER V Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRACHMAN, STEVEN P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 12/16/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STRONG, DIANE Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/01/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARUGHESE, CHACKO Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 04/23/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALTERS, JACQUELINE M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $91,424.76 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, TERRY W Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/10/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, PAMELA Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAINES, SHIRLEY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,424.76 Date 03/20/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINABURY, VALERIE E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOEWENSTEIN, JOHN J Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,424.76 Date 05/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, KELLY Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $91,424.76 Date 04/02/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALFONSO, SONIA E Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $91,424.76 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOK, JOAN Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $91,424.76 Date 09/20/1962 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEHR, EDWARD A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $91,424.76 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKFORD, AARON T Employer name Lakeview Shock Incarc Facility Amount $91,424.37 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONCHAROVA, MARINA Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $91,423.52 Date 06/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANDY, DIANE M Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $91,423.40 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PILLO, JENNIFER Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $91,423.40 Date 09/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYTE, FRANKLYN M Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $91,422.11 Date 03/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHLEY, COREY S Employer name Queensboro Corr Facility Amount $91,421.82 Date 08/23/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATKINS, ROBERT S Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $91,421.71 Date 05/08/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THORNHILL, DEVEN M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $91,421.51 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, EILEEN N Employer name Middletown City School Dist Amount $91,421.12 Date 02/06/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIERRE-NOEL, NICOLE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $91,420.81 Date 05/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOVE, JOHN JAY Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $91,419.34 Date 05/07/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, SUSAN G Employer name Department of Health Amount $91,419.12 Date 08/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSE, ERIC K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $91,419.12 Date 02/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OREIFEJ, VALERICA Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $91,419.12 Date 11/19/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COSTANZO, FRANK P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $91,419.12 Date 07/16/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUPPE, JAMES E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,419.12 Date 12/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THROPP, CHARLES E, III Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $91,419.12 Date 12/09/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIM, DAN E H Employer name Education Department Amount $91,419.12 Date 01/10/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System