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 ESPOSITO, MARY Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $89,252.26 Date 08/31/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, HELEN FRANCINE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,252.26 Date 12/01/1974 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONDRICK, LYNNE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,252.26 Date 01/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELL, CATHERINE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,252.26 Date 07/28/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYER, ROBERT M Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $89,252.15 Date 08/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORENZA, LAURA A Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,252.02 Date 01/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOUSEN, PAULINE Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $89,251.60 Date 01/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLACK, CARY A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,251.00 Date 08/15/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCHLIN, ILIA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,251.00 Date 01/17/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOJCAJ, TOM Employer name Westchester County Amount $89,250.97 Date 07/27/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, ROBERT F Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $89,250.64 Date 12/29/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONGCORE, JOANNA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $89,250.63 Date 08/19/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, PHILLIP A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $89,250.45 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSA, MARLENE Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $89,248.52 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEIER, SANDRA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $89,248.50 Date 04/02/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCLAFANI, MICHAEL J Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $89,248.13 Date 11/20/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCARTHY, KRISTEN A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,247.77 Date 08/04/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENGLAND, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $89,246.29 Date 09/02/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARROLL, STEPHEN M Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $89,246.28 Date 11/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAKUBOWICZ, ERIC A Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $89,246.26 Date 07/31/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRONDOLO, KATHRYN A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $89,246.12 Date 09/26/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCCONI, ROBERT Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,246.09 Date 11/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, MONTY R Employer name Onondaga County Amount $89,245.92 Date 02/04/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONCZEK, JOANNE M Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $89,245.87 Date 08/24/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSI, JUSTIN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,245.26 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUNJIAN, DEBRA A Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $89,244.75 Date 04/30/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARRIS, EDWIN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $89,244.07 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RICHARD, ANDREW P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $89,243.56 Date 11/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGH, PHILIP P Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $89,242.65 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURTIN, RICHARD S, II Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,242.63 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, MICHAEL A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $89,242.50 Date 06/16/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACHERMEYER, CHRISTINA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $89,242.38 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORCHARD, STEVEN M Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,242.23 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARLAND, LISA Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $89,242.07 Date 08/02/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, ROBIN E Employer name Monroe County Amount $89,241.10 Date 01/09/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, GARY R Employer name Greene County Amount $89,241.04 Date 06/12/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSEY, DOUGLAS O Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,241.04 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORYER, MARY C Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $89,240.81 Date 09/28/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENIOR, KEVIN P Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,240.29 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREZMIEN, PAUL F Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $89,240.25 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INDICK, ROBERT J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,240.08 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULVEY, ELIZABETH R Employer name NYS Association of Counties Amount $89,239.92 Date 01/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOONAN, MICHAEL D Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $89,239.80 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSE, ELIZABETH V Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $89,239.48 Date 06/02/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRAWCZYK, THOMAS J Employer name Allegany St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $89,239.43 Date 12/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ABERMAN, ANNE MARIE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,239.16 Date 04/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'HANLON, DEAN Employer name Rockland County Amount $89,236.68 Date 07/25/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHUFELT, PAMELA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $89,236.30 Date 09/21/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEELEY, KATHRYN M Employer name Town of Mount Kisco Amount $89,236.05 Date 02/25/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELICE, DAVID F Employer name City of Geneva Amount $89,235.82 Date 08/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POWERS, JASON M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $89,235.65 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSE, ALLISON P Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $89,235.51 Date 08/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, AARON A Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $89,235.51 Date 02/23/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORNELL, BETH Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $89,235.42 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARUE, SANDRA A Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $89,234.91 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONAHUE, ROBERT W Employer name Orange County Amount $89,234.84 Date 09/02/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYMOND, RICK R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,234.32 Date 07/10/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NOWAKOWSKI, NANCY A Employer name Department of Health Amount $89,234.05 Date 12/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, ANTONIO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $89,233.92 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLOTTI, LOUIS J Employer name Village of Wappingers Falls Amount $89,233.45 Date 04/02/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ANN MARIE Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $89,233.11 Date 06/05/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, KEVIN S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $89,233.04 Date 12/28/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, WILLIAM P Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $89,231.90 Date 03/14/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVER, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Hempstead Housing Auth Amount $89,230.16 Date 08/29/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESHANE, JAMES M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $89,229.49 Date 05/01/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCOCCIA, LOUIS J Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $89,229.20 Date 12/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARPEY, LAURA J Employer name Education Department Amount $89,229.01 Date 10/05/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUCINSKI, KEVIN S Employer name City of Lockport Amount $89,228.30 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GREIG, DAVID N, JR Employer name Groveland Corr Facility Amount $89,228.27 Date 01/25/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLIGAN, WILLIAM D Employer name Town of Thompson Amount $89,228.23 Date 12/10/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALETTE, JULIA M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $89,226.78 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHELPS, JOREL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $89,226.37 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALWYN, MICHAEL Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,225.91 Date 02/07/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALINOWSKI, KATIE Employer name Tug Hill Commission Amount $89,225.78 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAKIR, EMEL Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $89,225.66 Date 09/13/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASHBAUM, BONNIE Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $89,223.84 Date 10/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, ROBERT C Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $89,223.45 Date 07/17/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUTZ, BRIAN W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $89,221.44 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BURDO, A JOSEPH Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $89,221.36 Date 08/28/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MISZTAL, ZACHARY C Employer name City of Oswego Amount $89,220.40 Date 07/28/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACCHIA, ELIZABETH Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $89,218.86 Date 06/15/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLEGAS, DEAN R Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $89,218.48 Date 05/07/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WLOCH, DAVID J, JR Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $89,218.46 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULINELLI, JEFFREY Employer name Sullivan County Amount $89,218.25 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANK, PAUL E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $89,217.92 Date 05/22/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCHALTER, INA S Employer name Nassau County Amount $89,217.90 Date 02/07/1966 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEAKER, ERICA M Employer name Education Department Amount $89,217.57 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONACKER, MICHAEL L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $89,215.75 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARSON, VICTORIA A Employer name Niagara County Amount $89,215.65 Date 10/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNECKENBERG, KRISTIE L Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $89,214.58 Date 04/28/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, MARK B Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $89,214.53 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVARADO, ALEXANDER Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,214.37 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NITT, JAMES P Employer name City of Watertown Amount $89,213.69 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOTALING, CHAD M Employer name Albany County Amount $89,213.47 Date 12/03/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINZALONE, TANYA G Employer name Mill Neck Manor Schl For Deaf Amount $89,212.07 Date 09/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, HENRY D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $89,211.61 Date 09/15/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, JEANNE MARIE Employer name Cornell University Amount $89,211.17 Date 01/01/1970 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIEIRA-CAVALCANTI, RAQUEL Employer name City of White Plains Amount $89,211.09 Date 08/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSENTINO, PAUL P Employer name City of Geneva Amount $89,210.79 Date 10/06/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ-BERDECIA, SHEILA Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $89,210.39 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System