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 SHOWA, JOSEPH J Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $89,534.27 Date 11/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEHNER, LORI A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,534.24 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, ROXANA MONICA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $89,534.19 Date 02/15/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, JAMES M Employer name Wayne County Amount $89,532.82 Date 04/28/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, MARK V Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $89,532.53 Date 10/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, STEVEN R Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $89,532.33 Date 12/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAVEC, PAULA J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,532.16 Date 06/30/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI NOTO, ALPHONSE F Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $89,531.76 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JASINSKI, BRIAN E Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,531.64 Date 04/30/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUHSEN, ALI Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,531.59 Date 11/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAUFORD, JAMES C, JR Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $89,531.50 Date 12/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMBS, TIMOTHY Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $89,531.19 Date 08/08/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PREMCHAN, SUCHETHA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,531.00 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOBIN, MICHAEL M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,530.53 Date 07/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARIM, MUSLIMA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,530.18 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLES N, JR Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,529.98 Date 06/12/1972 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSON, JEAN C Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $89,529.70 Date 11/21/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FOUNTAIN, GARY W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $89,529.70 Date 03/24/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COMER, CHALLEY M Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $89,528.70 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, GREGORY J Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $89,528.06 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GUCKIN-SANTANA, NORA A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,527.84 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUCKHABER, ROBERT J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,527.63 Date 02/20/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEINDORFF, CARRIE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,527.47 Date 08/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MARGARET A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $89,527.36 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALMONTE, GERMAN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,527.19 Date 12/26/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUERRIER, JEAN Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $89,526.34 Date 10/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ZELDA R Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,526.00 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTAGUE, TROY L Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,526.00 Date 12/20/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, JOHN J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,525.92 Date 10/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCIANNA, MARK V Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $89,525.89 Date 01/11/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILCZEK, DANIEL J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $89,525.84 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PASIAK, BENJAMIN J Employer name City of North Tonawanda Amount $89,525.56 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FILLER, SAMUEL E Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $89,524.73 Date 10/19/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, ANGELA Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,524.65 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYEWOLE, HELEN T Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $89,524.06 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, KEVIN F Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,524.06 Date 12/07/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRAPINI, NICHOLAS E Employer name City of Middletown Amount $89,523.48 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC MAHON, JAMES M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,522.93 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTI, JOSEPH M Employer name Churchville-Chili CSD Amount $89,521.69 Date 12/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JILL S Employer name Town of Riverhead Amount $89,521.68 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGNER, JANICE G Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,521.62 Date 09/13/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLONEY, DEBORAH A Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,521.07 Date 10/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEDORWICH, ALEXANDRIA V Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $89,520.54 Date 05/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARIKH, MONA R Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $89,520.34 Date 06/14/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEPPARD, ALAN F Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $89,519.94 Date 10/06/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, ROSELAINE Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,519.66 Date 07/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KONIGSBERG, MATTHEW Employer name Department of State Amount $89,519.62 Date 07/02/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMBURINO, ROBIN S Employer name Kiryas Joel UFSD Amount $89,518.32 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NILES, CLINT J Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $89,518.20 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAROLAN, FRANCIS PATRICK Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,518.00 Date 07/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, ANDREW A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,517.87 Date 04/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLACK, TONJA J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,517.75 Date 06/19/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTURO, SUSAN Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $89,517.70 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, GREGORY J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,516.39 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, DAVID S, JR Employer name Niagara County Amount $89,515.36 Date 01/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASNYK, ARETA IRENA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,514.86 Date 02/04/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEETS, JASON R Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $89,513.55 Date 03/10/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, JASON M Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $89,512.98 Date 08/02/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GARITY, FRANK J Employer name Saratoga Cap Dis St Pk Rec Reg Amount $89,511.90 Date 01/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CAPOZZI, WILLIAM J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,511.76 Date 12/23/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, TIMOTHY M Employer name Saratoga County Amount $89,511.74 Date 10/09/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDWELL, BRADLEY S Employer name Orange County Amount $89,511.68 Date 03/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, TODD C Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $89,511.50 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, GERALD Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,511.49 Date 12/11/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOYCE, DONNA M Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $89,511.34 Date 04/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, DANIEL A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $89,510.99 Date 11/29/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSSLER, MARY E Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,510.94 Date 02/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELVECCHIO, DAVID J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,510.85 Date 01/10/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARAN, PETER M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $89,510.21 Date 12/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, KEVIN M Employer name Division of The Budget Amount $89,510.21 Date 06/14/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAMRATH, JOSEPH E Employer name SUNY College Technology Alfred Amount $89,510.14 Date 12/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARYA, KAMLESH Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $89,510.05 Date 07/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUX, STEVEN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,509.94 Date 05/24/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, AARON T Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,509.94 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, ANTHONY V Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,508.59 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIANCHI, JOHN Employer name City of Middletown Amount $89,508.07 Date 04/19/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, KATE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,507.59 Date 11/10/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZURAW, JENNIFER A Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,507.10 Date 09/23/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, SATHI D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,506.04 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NITOWITZ, MICHAEL D Employer name Village of Amityville Amount $89,505.36 Date 05/05/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMMAROTA, FERDINANDO Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,505.26 Date 05/31/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEBREAD, ERIC D Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,505.26 Date 01/31/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, YVONNE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,504.78 Date 09/15/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMMIE, TIMOTHY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,503.70 Date 11/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, PETER A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,503.64 Date 06/27/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, JOAN P Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $89,503.45 Date 03/06/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANSARI, BRIAN Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $89,503.34 Date 10/21/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'AMBROSIO, GAIL P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,503.19 Date 07/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEAL, ROBIN N Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,501.55 Date 04/08/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNHAM, MICHELLE J Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,500.60 Date 05/03/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NABB, LIAM M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $89,500.32 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAWLINS, MIRELLA A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,500.03 Date 11/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, MATTHEW Employer name North Bellmore Fire District Amount $89,500.00 Date 05/01/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, MARK T Employer name Plattsburgh Housing Authority Amount $89,499.49 Date 08/01/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOR, SUSAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,499.38 Date 06/25/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANGLISS, KIM Employer name Town of Yorktown Amount $89,499.26 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLIS, MILAGROS Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,499.12 Date 06/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, NOEL C Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $89,498.24 Date 09/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUZ, AURORA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,497.96 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, CATHERINE M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,497.69 Date 06/21/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System