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 HANLON, PHILIP J, JR Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENNINGS, ADRIANNE D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LURIA, MARION S Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'ROURKE, BERNADETTE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIGE, WENDY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 06/08/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, JOSEPH F Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINN, THOMAS M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,442.68 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGUELI, THOMAS Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIMITILE, JOSEPH N Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 07/05/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYES, LISA Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 03/10/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, JOYCE M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 01/08/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURAD, SHEVKET Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 10/26/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JOHN G Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 10/03/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTER, PETER E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 09/15/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAUB, MELODY Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,442.68 Date 11/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEVENS, ANDREW R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,441.76 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EAKIN, RICHARD W Employer name Niagara County Amount $89,440.79 Date 08/29/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSTYUN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $89,440.34 Date 01/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARSONS, DEBORAH J Employer name Rochester School For Deaf Amount $89,440.26 Date 01/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASAK, DANIEL M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,440.21 Date 07/27/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORREGROSA, EDWIN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,440.17 Date 05/10/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEENBURGH, CHRISTINE A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $89,439.06 Date 06/22/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT F Employer name Town of Webster Amount $89,438.43 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEW, CHARLIE F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,437.96 Date 06/19/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, GERARD L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $89,437.96 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNDY, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $89,437.30 Date 09/10/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADISON, LILLIAN J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $89,436.74 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLO, TIMOTHY Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $89,436.08 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONOW, ALAN L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,435.61 Date 06/18/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONVERY, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,434.80 Date 07/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POIRIER, DANIELLE G Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $89,434.76 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERSON, KEITH J Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $89,434.47 Date 12/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTANA, MICHAEL Employer name City of Rochester Amount $89,434.28 Date 02/03/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ONIHA, GEORGINA Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $89,434.17 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEITEL, DEREK N Employer name Levittown UFSD-Abbey Lane Amount $89,433.82 Date 11/18/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STANSBURY, DEISERAE Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $89,433.14 Date 03/24/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TYSON, DOTTIE D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,433.09 Date 07/27/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LORRAINE Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,432.11 Date 02/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SODERHOLM, KURT LEE Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $89,431.35 Date 06/10/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, ZAIRE D Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $89,431.35 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOBLE, DAVID W Employer name Broome County Amount $89,431.13 Date 11/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONGER, TRUDY L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $89,430.76 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLOOMER, KENNETH H Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $89,429.73 Date 05/22/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MALINDA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,429.45 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARY, BRIAN T Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $89,428.95 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHIECO, ANGELA M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,428.92 Date 10/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOVAN, MARISA E Employer name Statewide Financial System Amount $89,428.04 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISANI, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,427.97 Date 08/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITKOWSKI, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Dunkirk Amount $89,427.71 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLAR, JACQUE C Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $89,427.51 Date 09/11/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATWOOD, SCOTT W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,426.34 Date 05/29/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ISHMAN, BRIAN K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,425.78 Date 12/02/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERSKINE, ALISON F Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $89,425.62 Date 08/25/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, PATRICIA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,425.49 Date 09/05/1956 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAGY, FRANCES Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,425.35 Date 12/29/1976 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FURRER, WALTER L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,425.26 Date 04/17/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IAROCCI, RYAN M Employer name Village of Port Chester Amount $89,424.84 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LARSEN, MAUREEN A Employer name Orange County Amount $89,424.33 Date 09/08/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDRICH, JEANETTE M Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,424.33 Date 08/23/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHART, WARREN L Employer name Marion CSD Amount $89,424.02 Date 08/31/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TSANG, FRANKY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,423.62 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIUPAK, GREGORY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,423.46 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUAGLIANO, LUCA CP Employer name City of Lockport Amount $89,423.19 Date 03/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OTOO, JOSEPHINE Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $89,422.72 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLE, THOMAS W Employer name Oneida County Amount $89,422.58 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BREITEN, JESSICA Employer name Oneida County Amount $89,422.57 Date 12/17/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FUSCO, MARK J Employer name City of Albany Amount $89,422.30 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, JORGE A Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $89,421.68 Date 02/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, CHARLES F Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $89,421.28 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, ERIC D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,420.54 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOUDIS, DAVID M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $89,419.17 Date 08/08/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGER, THOMAS J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $89,418.85 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEEFE, TIMOTHY P Employer name City of Cohoes Amount $89,417.01 Date 08/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMUTZ, NATHAN W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,416.75 Date 02/15/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISONE, PETER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,416.64 Date 08/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SARAMMA JOSE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $89,416.56 Date 11/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSON, KIMBERLY Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,416.33 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTON, DONALD S Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $89,415.38 Date 10/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRUMLEY, CHERYL M Employer name Sullivan County Amount $89,415.09 Date 02/04/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIGNATO, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name North Greece Fire District Amount $89,414.93 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPIEGELMAN, TODD A Employer name Department of Law Amount $89,414.39 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, ALAN Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,413.72 Date 06/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADONIA, KATHLEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,413.39 Date 06/12/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLK, GLENN W Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $89,413.21 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILONES, RAFAEL Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,412.46 Date 01/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, JOEL P Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $89,412.24 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIBUONO, RICHARD Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $89,412.19 Date 07/19/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDELYA, LYUDMILA G Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,410.98 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, JERMAR A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,410.88 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WELLS, THOMAS S Employer name Village of Goshen Amount $89,410.21 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFFER, PHILLIP M Employer name South Huntington UFSD Amount $89,410.17 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVES, ARRONNIOUS T Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,410.00 Date 04/26/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMEK, ALECIA A Employer name Dept Health - Veterans Home Amount $89,409.73 Date 05/27/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURDEN, CURTIS E Employer name Albany Housing Authority Amount $89,409.14 Date 07/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARAVINO, GINA A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,409.10 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, IVONNE Employer name Orange County Amount $89,408.99 Date 09/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOEREAU, MARIE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $89,408.25 Date 06/17/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, RONALD E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,408.17 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, ELIZABETH ANN Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $89,408.11 Date 09/09/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOERNER, JOSEPH R Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,408.04 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System