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 CURRAN, MARY B Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,123.54 Date 04/11/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALTESS, MARY R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,123.54 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHREIDER, GREGORY S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,123.54 Date 10/03/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMRA, DHANWANT Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,123.54 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAYGER, RONALD C Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $90,122.07 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, VINCENT P Employer name City of Albany Amount $90,121.85 Date 01/31/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, NICHOLAS A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,121.60 Date 09/05/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIGLER, LEO J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $90,121.08 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, GILBERTO Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $90,119.85 Date 01/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI COSTANZO, BART A Employer name Village of Garden City Amount $90,119.69 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEIDINGER, JASON C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,119.22 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN DYKE, ROBERT Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $90,119.03 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, SCOTT M Employer name City of Utica Amount $90,118.44 Date 10/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALABRESE, CAROLINE M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $90,117.61 Date 10/26/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROGAN, JOHN C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $90,117.47 Date 08/31/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTRELL, DIANE L Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $90,117.37 Date 05/21/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIGEL, YOSEF B Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $90,115.84 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES-ALBERT, JUDY Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $90,115.84 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAISER, ERNEST N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,115.69 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHMED, SYED Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $90,115.63 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DWORZANSKI, RONALD P Employer name Niagara County Amount $90,115.56 Date 05/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, AUGUSTINE R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $90,115.48 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAGNOTTA, ROSA Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $90,114.66 Date 08/24/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLAKE, STEVEN E Employer name Erie County Amount $90,114.64 Date 05/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICK, WILLIAM E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,114.44 Date 01/14/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISAAC, YVES M Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $90,114.44 Date 02/23/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWOK, MONITA Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $90,114.44 Date 01/24/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, ONEIDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,113.94 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, ARLETT D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $90,113.74 Date 01/13/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LELI, EDWARD D Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $90,113.74 Date 08/26/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRYAN, YOLANDA Employer name Westchester County Amount $90,113.26 Date 09/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMEO, ERIC S Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,113.14 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUHN, RAYMOND K Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,113.14 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHN, KURIAN Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $90,111.58 Date 08/16/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RANDOLPH Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $90,111.38 Date 06/23/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORN, EDWARD Employer name Rockland County Amount $90,108.69 Date 05/17/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, CLAUDIUS Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,108.20 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JOHN A Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $90,107.75 Date 09/16/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULLER, DARRIN A Employer name Orange County Amount $90,107.54 Date 11/10/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAJAR, ANTHONY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,107.16 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAWNEH, ALHAJI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,107.16 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEBER, IRENE E Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $90,106.11 Date 11/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, JEAN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,105.92 Date 12/11/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEBO, JAMES L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $90,105.69 Date 06/20/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGHA ZADEH, RANA Employer name Cornell University Amount $90,105.44 Date 10/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKPATRICK, NIKIESHA N Employer name St Francis School For Deaf Amount $90,105.08 Date 03/14/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALPERN, GAIL Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,104.56 Date 09/27/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULL, ARAN C Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $90,104.33 Date 10/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERLING, MICHAEL S Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $90,103.75 Date 12/04/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, STEPHAN A Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $90,103.72 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZITIELLO, JEANMARIE Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $90,102.81 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARDE, CARLYN D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $90,102.69 Date 07/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOROCHOW, STEVEN J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,101.44 Date 09/30/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUIZAIRE-DORMEUS, MISSOLE M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,101.44 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRETT, GEORGE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,101.44 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRILL, CHARLES A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,101.44 Date 01/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZINEGBE, TIMOTHY I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,101.44 Date 05/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, VARUGHESE Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,101.44 Date 03/17/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NINVALLE, ORIN T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $90,101.44 Date 11/12/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHO, KEN T Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,101.44 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANAVELIL, ANIYAN CHACKO Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,101.44 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $90,100.40 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASLAK, PHILLIP J, JR Employer name Village of Fredonia Amount $90,099.27 Date 01/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROMA, KATHY A Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $90,098.85 Date 02/01/1975 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERT, WILLIAM P Employer name Orange County Amount $90,098.64 Date 12/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THALAPPILLIL, SANTY Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $90,098.58 Date 01/21/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $90,097.99 Date 01/13/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GRAW, ERIC J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $90,097.65 Date 02/20/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAZARRE, SAINTANNA M Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $90,097.06 Date 12/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHAN, MICHAEL G Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $90,096.66 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORD, JAN ROBIN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,096.24 Date 01/25/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROTHER, ADRIENNE L Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,096.16 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON-MOISE, MARIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $90,096.16 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DELL, DAWN E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $90,096.16 Date 08/11/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENKOS, KATHLEEN M Employer name Office of Technology-Inst Amount $90,095.61 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC VOY, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,095.60 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORE, JAMES D Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,095.20 Date 12/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, SHARON K Employer name Off Alcohol & Substance Abuse Amount $90,095.20 Date 11/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEINGAERTNER, ROBERT Employer name Office For Technology Amount $90,095.20 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, LORRAINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,095.05 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALLY, JULIE Employer name Boces-Ulster Amount $90,093.76 Date 10/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEFFERSON, WESLEY W Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $90,092.86 Date 02/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMEK, RICHARD J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $90,092.59 Date 12/09/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LICATA, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $90,091.97 Date 03/08/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILATZ, RICHARD P Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $90,091.85 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEMBRUSKI, BERNADETTE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $90,091.66 Date 11/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENN, RONALD W Employer name Remsenburg-Speonk UFSD Amount $90,090.29 Date 06/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENNETT, CHRISTOPHER S Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $90,090.27 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDREU, MARCIA B Employer name Hawthorne-Cedar Knolls UFSD Amount $90,088.38 Date 12/07/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSIO, LAURA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $90,088.23 Date 06/07/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAINES, RAYNARD G Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $90,087.92 Date 03/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACKERMAN, SUSAN Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $90,087.92 Date 09/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILIPPONE, JOHN Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $90,086.01 Date 11/12/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CIRONE, STEVE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $90,085.63 Date 01/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, ERIKA P Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $90,085.14 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAHY, TIMOTHY Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $90,084.35 Date 01/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ADEKANMBI, MURITALA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $90,084.09 Date 06/17/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LESLIE R, JR Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $90,082.79 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROST, FRANCIS P Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $90,081.63 Date 07/09/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINNS, THOMAS O Employer name Ontario County Amount $90,080.25 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System