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 MARTIN, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $88,963.35 Date 07/01/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TANEJA, RAJINDER Employer name Yonkers Parking Authority Amount $88,962.69 Date 04/17/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODWORTH, JOANNE M Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,962.46 Date 04/02/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GERHARDT, STEPHEN B Employer name Albany County Amount $88,962.40 Date 05/01/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASAK, COLLEEN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,961.85 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIS, LAUREN P Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $88,961.59 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOFINSKI, MARY ELLEN Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,961.08 Date 08/25/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBERMEYER, CARL J Employer name Palisades Interstate Pk Commis Amount $88,960.17 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARDING, CHRISTINE M Employer name Williamsville CSD Amount $88,959.25 Date 02/07/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BABY, AJAI Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $88,957.60 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARIANS, WILLIAM C Employer name Oyster Bay-East Norwich CSD Amount $88,957.40 Date 07/16/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRITER, ERICH M Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $88,956.76 Date 07/05/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUBER, MICHAEL P Employer name Niagara Frontier Trans Auth Amount $88,956.59 Date 10/02/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, CHARLES A Employer name Sullivan County Amount $88,956.36 Date 06/21/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARVEY, GERARD G Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $88,954.96 Date 10/23/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANZALONE, SALLY M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,954.45 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALBANO, LOUIS Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,954.33 Date 01/30/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENT, JESSE W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $88,953.40 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALSITTA, ANTHONY F Employer name Village of Lynbrook Amount $88,952.62 Date 05/17/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name APONTE, HECTOR N Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $88,951.97 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, DANIEL Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,951.38 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KAISER, MICHAEL J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $88,951.19 Date 01/13/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONNELLY, PAUL T Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $88,950.99 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENMAN, DIANE C Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $88,950.55 Date 03/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CALVIN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,949.81 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSE, SUZANNE D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $88,948.08 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALFORD, CYRUS L Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $88,948.04 Date 09/05/1978 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, MELODY L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $88,947.44 Date 12/06/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACEY, KENT M Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $88,946.86 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DAVID R Employer name Upper Mohawk Valley Water Bd Amount $88,946.85 Date 01/23/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSSONE, CARMEN A, JR Employer name City of Utica Amount $88,946.70 Date 05/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GATTIE, JUSTIN J Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,946.68 Date 03/24/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOONAN, TREVOR J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,946.64 Date 03/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANNING, JAMES A Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $88,946.41 Date 04/21/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZIO, LAUREN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,946.32 Date 10/14/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OAKES, BRIAN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,946.00 Date 07/24/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDS-ORTIZ, LESLIE A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $88,945.61 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, MAUREEN A Employer name New Paltz CSD Amount $88,944.63 Date 07/28/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIMI, MARGARET A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $88,943.63 Date 06/25/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHELLENBERG, PETER Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $88,943.47 Date 06/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LARBERG, DANIEL J Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $88,943.23 Date 10/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOTI, JAMES A, JR Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $88,943.14 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENI, LAURA M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $88,941.39 Date 12/10/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEELER, NANCY P Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $88,941.20 Date 07/08/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JENSEN, MICHAEL E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,941.20 Date 11/12/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRANI, LOUIS, II Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,941.00 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, LISA A Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $88,940.80 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRENYA, ADAM G Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $88,940.67 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNELLO, JERRY G Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $88,940.13 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, LYNN A Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $88,940.08 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEYUS, TREVOR M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $88,939.62 Date 06/23/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARRERA, MARIO M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,939.43 Date 07/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORCELLO, ROBERT C Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $88,939.40 Date 09/06/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHALEN, BRENDAN J Employer name Lagrange Fire District Amount $88,938.68 Date 07/03/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIVONA, GREGORY F Employer name Westchester County Amount $88,938.66 Date 05/12/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWCZARCZAK, MICHAEL J Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $88,938.10 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUMIA, NICOLE C Employer name Monroe County Amount $88,937.06 Date 01/13/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALECKI, MICHAEL W Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,936.03 Date 08/25/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLTON, COREY M Employer name Cayuga County Amount $88,935.57 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, TROY A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $88,935.18 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAVOLINO, ERASMO Employer name Village of Croton-On-Hudson Amount $88,934.87 Date 08/30/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARROTT, WILLIAM H Employer name New York Public Library Amount $88,934.55 Date 06/28/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRILL, BARBARA Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $88,934.33 Date 01/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAFFRAM, SHAWN D Employer name Town of Lancaster Amount $88,932.81 Date 08/01/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JACQUELINE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,932.32 Date 04/22/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGGEMANN, CURTIS D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $88,930.76 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAZARTE, TERESITA Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $88,930.70 Date 03/16/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUNN, SANFORD C Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $88,930.63 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGUNWALE, OLUNBUNMI O Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $88,930.59 Date 07/12/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANTON, LISA K Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $88,928.95 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNY, JAMES P Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $88,928.72 Date 03/01/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOWMASTER, NATHAN S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $88,927.94 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLAKE, ROBERT T Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,927.36 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEIR, BETH S Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $88,927.36 Date 08/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TODD, LORILEE Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $88,927.31 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRAZIER, JULIE D Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $88,926.77 Date 05/06/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARZE, PETER T Employer name Dutchess County Amount $88,926.40 Date 02/09/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, EILEEN M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $88,926.08 Date 08/09/1977 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZAFRANEK, RICHARD S Employer name St Marys School For The Deaf Amount $88,925.38 Date 12/01/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORACCO, ANGELA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $88,925.11 Date 05/22/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBERTS, MATTHEW E Employer name Suffolk County Amount $88,923.79 Date 09/13/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILAIRE, ISIAH T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $88,923.69 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GITTENS, SEAN J Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $88,923.47 Date 05/03/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, DAVID R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $88,919.58 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TAMMY L Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $88,919.44 Date 11/14/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIPIONE, EDMUND J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $88,919.04 Date 08/20/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, MAHENDRA C Employer name Rockland County Amount $88,918.53 Date 01/30/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOCH, JACLYN G Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $88,917.74 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDROSIAN, LEVON G Employer name Town of Southeast Amount $88,916.78 Date 05/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDI, PETER A Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $88,915.31 Date 11/07/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAJALES, ROBERTO Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $88,915.25 Date 10/03/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWNICZAK, MARK J Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $88,915.20 Date 12/15/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLCZYNSKI, ZOE E Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $88,914.94 Date 08/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNER, JOSEPH J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,914.70 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DEVON L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,914.29 Date 05/04/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, PATRICIA A Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $88,913.91 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVERY, MICHAEL E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $88,912.30 Date 06/18/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERIDAN, RYNE J Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $88,911.81 Date 10/06/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARTER, JOHN C Employer name Town of Warwick Amount $88,911.78 Date 03/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANE, CURTIS J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $88,910.99 Date 11/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System