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 GOLDSTEIN, SUSAN M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JIMENEZ, KARIN C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 03/04/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOHL, ALBERT Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 02/21/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUDLA, KATHRYN D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGAL, JULIE L Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MONTALVO, ROBERT Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINEIRO, ORLANDO Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/19/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEIGEL, DAVID A Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, TERESA B Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIALET, DANIELLE D Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 12/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, HELLEN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 11/11/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRONSKI, MERYL J Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 07/22/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLAN, JOHN W Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUGELMEYER, TIMOTHY L Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWSOME, MICHELLE YOLANDA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/26/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARA, RONALD G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEIKEN, MARGIE A Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 03/18/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANO, ROCCO J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $84,577.48 Date 07/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMPTON, LORRAINE E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $84,577.48 Date 02/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRANDOFF, DONALD P Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 01/21/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOURIGAN, MAUREEN A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, YOSEPH T Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ALFREDO Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, LANCE B Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMABILE, FRANCIS R Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 07/23/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONEY, ALLAN W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 05/05/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENG, MARGARET I Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/17/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, ANTHONY J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORANTE, HELEN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 11/18/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBIO, WARREN J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/14/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MARTIN M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVACQUA, DAVID Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 12/27/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, LORRAINE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 04/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLASPIE, LACHELL N Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/12/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CONNELL, JOHN P Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 04/20/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEHR, ISABELLA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 12/13/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, DAHLIA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROUNDTREE, DOROTHY J Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGNELLI, ANDREW A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,577.48 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLYNN, PATRICK J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLNAR, MICHAEL E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 10/30/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REBELE, JEROME L Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URY, DWAYNE W Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOULFE, LESLIE-ANN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,577.48 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALBO, JOHN S Employer name Ontario County Amount $84,577.37 Date 02/13/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, WILBUR T, III Employer name Orange County Amount $84,577.02 Date 12/29/1997 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, ALEXANDER B Employer name Dutchess County Amount $84,576.35 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLAVARAPU, RAMA K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,576.34 Date 05/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STERN, LORI Employer name Scotia Glenville CSD Amount $84,575.80 Date 06/18/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELIA, DOMINICK R, JR Employer name City of Middletown Amount $84,575.70 Date 08/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, VINCENT B Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $84,575.20 Date 08/22/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JANICE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $84,574.92 Date 04/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTAPAGA, MATTHEW G Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,574.91 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUAYARA, MONICA N Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,573.90 Date 09/06/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARTON, MATTHEW T Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $84,573.84 Date 05/15/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANI, ANTOINETTE T Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $84,573.84 Date 03/22/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FEZZA, MATTHEW G Employer name City of Beacon Amount $84,573.36 Date 12/19/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, MAUREEN A Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $84,573.15 Date 11/02/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLINE, RICHARD B Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $84,573.01 Date 11/11/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOMBARDO, JOHN P Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $84,572.85 Date 02/13/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REDMOND, KENNETH E Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $84,572.33 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WEISSMAN, SCOTT A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,572.15 Date 11/28/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAFFERTY, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $84,570.92 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INGRAM, ALYCE F Employer name Rockland County Amount $84,570.35 Date 03/29/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $84,570.32 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CABE, SHAWN P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $84,570.28 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANSEN, HELENA B Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $84,569.75 Date 12/16/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, DEREK M Employer name City of Cortland Amount $84,569.64 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KLEIN, RICHARD T, JR Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $84,569.57 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODROW, DANIEL F Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $84,569.41 Date 11/15/1979 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KING, OLIVIA E Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $84,569.23 Date 05/29/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAUHAUSER, CONNIE R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $84,569.11 Date 07/20/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLIK, RONALD W Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,568.80 Date 12/24/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MICHAEL Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,568.80 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEWS, FRANK J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $84,568.80 Date 06/02/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIEL, GLORIA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $84,568.28 Date 06/30/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REYNOLDS, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $84,568.03 Date 10/24/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKINSON, PHILIP L Employer name City of Tonawanda Amount $84,567.76 Date 10/20/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MINIER, VERONICA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $84,567.73 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TABOR, KIMBERLY M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $84,567.55 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSI, LOUIS J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $84,567.45 Date 01/29/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALE, JAMES C Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $84,567.26 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRANO, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $84,567.22 Date 07/24/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, MICHAEL Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $84,567.21 Date 01/25/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATAPANO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Oneonta Amount $84,567.16 Date 03/13/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAJOHR, PAUL S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $84,567.02 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRAIOLO, JAMES E Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $84,566.31 Date 02/22/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VINCENT, KEITH E, II Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $84,566.25 Date 10/25/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, RICHARD D Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $84,565.97 Date 02/02/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOTLARZ, CASHMIER P, III Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $84,565.73 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEINECKE, JOHN C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $84,564.23 Date 11/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAGH, JAMES J Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $84,563.99 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGGESHALL, LANCE Employer name Town of Massena Amount $84,563.22 Date 03/08/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROH, KRISTEN M Employer name Sachem Public Library Amount $84,562.72 Date 12/26/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONTARP, MICHELLE Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $84,562.66 Date 01/30/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMISON, PHILIP V O Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $84,562.42 Date 03/29/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOTNY, PETER J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $84,562.29 Date 10/31/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEY, KURT N Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $84,561.29 Date 05/02/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOTO, AURELIO Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $84,561.18 Date 08/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUEL, SHYLA P Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $84,561.07 Date 11/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System