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 DANOOS, SAUL Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 11/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, STEPHEN C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEWICKI, SHERYL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVY, STUART D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERL, DAVID M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 10/24/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUNKETT, ALTON G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RABIU, MUKAILA Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 09/26/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHRS, NANCY M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 03/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TINAPUNAN, SERAFIN S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, RAMON A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,174.76 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIUME, MICHAEL K Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $90,174.76 Date 06/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOROZOVSKAYA, LARISA A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/19/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUES-MOORE, CHRISTINE Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $90,174.76 Date 07/16/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALESSI, SALVATORE H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,174.76 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DOREEN J Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/29/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAN LEUNG, S P Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,174.76 Date 10/14/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, JACOB Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,174.76 Date 12/02/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINGS, PAUL P Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $90,174.76 Date 02/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, ROXANNE P Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $90,174.76 Date 12/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUH, PETER A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 12/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRINGTON, ASHBERT H Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EGBUCHULAM, FLORA E Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUTTY, VEERAN C Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSEI-TUTU, ROBERT Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMA, VINCENT A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 01/21/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARADIS, ROBERTO Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 11/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POTHIWALA, BHARAT Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, JUAN F Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 06/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAGOE, EDMUND Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 09/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SONIA A Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZABALA, ROY R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $90,174.76 Date 04/29/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELGUT, PHYLLIS C Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $90,174.76 Date 03/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMOS, VEDA L Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $90,174.76 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FONDA, WILLIAM M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,174.76 Date 01/08/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GHIOSAY, TODD D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,174.76 Date 09/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCELLUS, ALGESTE Employer name Education Department Amount $90,174.76 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, ARIANA F Employer name Education Department Amount $90,174.76 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHAN, NIROUN Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $90,174.76 Date 11/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTERY, PATRICK D Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $90,174.76 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, ANDREW G Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, LAURENCE Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $90,174.76 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINN, BERNARD S Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/17/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSLAWSKI, ROBERT S Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $90,174.76 Date 05/01/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, BRENDA LETITIA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $90,174.76 Date 03/30/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYAM, CLAUDIA P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,174.76 Date 09/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUI, HAO-TIEN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,174.76 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, JEREMY P Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,174.76 Date 02/14/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORIARTY, RICHARD M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,174.76 Date 06/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, PETER R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,174.76 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WISEMAN, ADRIAN Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/13/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WONG, WINNIE L K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,174.76 Date 01/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIRGIS, TOHOTMOS L Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, ANTHONY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNISS-COX, JANICE C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 11/21/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOB, FLOWER Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KATZMAN, LARRY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, SHENQI Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 11/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, OPHELIA P Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 04/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURRAY, THOMAS A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 04/28/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFLUG, PATRICIA M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 08/09/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLUCHINO, CARMELO Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 02/11/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RADER, ROBERT Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, SAMUEL K Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHENOY, SATISH Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NORMA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VRIDHACHALAM, SASIKALA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,174.76 Date 09/22/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARSHAD, HASSAAN Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,174.76 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN-KUTNOWSKY, HELENE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,174.76 Date 04/27/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESAGNO, LAURA, MRS Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,174.76 Date 03/27/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, MARC D Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,174.76 Date 04/23/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LORRAINE R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $90,174.76 Date 10/17/1963 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WYLLIE, KAY Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $90,174.76 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $90,174.71 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALLER, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $90,174.58 Date 03/26/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOIACONO, ANTHONY, JR Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $90,173.26 Date 08/09/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMIG, RYAN J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,173.10 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LACY, PATRICIA A Employer name Village of Ardsley Amount $90,171.86 Date 10/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEISLER, JOHN R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,171.22 Date 06/29/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORTUNE, MICHELLE A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $90,171.00 Date 08/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGER, DANIEL J Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $90,170.63 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PILLONI, ANNA Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $90,170.54 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, LETICIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,170.31 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMERARO, MARK L Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $90,170.10 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER-VENAIR, LORRAINE L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $90,169.35 Date 03/14/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPERBER, DANIEL Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,169.31 Date 12/31/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, MICHAEL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,168.74 Date 04/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TODD, LISA A Employer name Department of Civil Service Amount $90,167.97 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LE BLANC, HEATHER S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $90,167.76 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDMAN, JONATHAN G Employer name Supreme Ct-Richmond Co Amount $90,167.73 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEEHAN, BERNARD F Employer name Department of Law Amount $90,167.66 Date 01/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHANG, BRIAN C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,167.00 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, PHILIP A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $90,165.66 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, JOHN R Employer name Village of Lakewood Amount $90,165.61 Date 07/04/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FREEMAN, JENNIFER L Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $90,165.33 Date 06/26/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDO-BEDOYA, RUBIELA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $90,164.46 Date 06/08/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASUCCI, SALVATORE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,164.40 Date 05/12/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTERS, SHEROLDEEN Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $90,163.58 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLMES, CLIFFORD J Employer name City of Lockport Amount $90,163.00 Date 11/27/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINARD, GARY J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $90,162.79 Date 01/27/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEED, HARVEY E Employer name Orange County Amount $90,162.37 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System