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 ECCLESTON, CARLTON R Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,633.39 Date 09/16/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERRARO, ANTHONY Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $83,633.36 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUBAN, EDWARD G Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $83,633.16 Date 04/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUER, RUSSELL W Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $83,633.12 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEURY, LOUISE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,632.40 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARAGINE, VINCENT J, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,632.13 Date 02/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALUBAY, HELEN V Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $83,631.80 Date 08/06/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAH, NICHOLAS R Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $83,631.51 Date 11/12/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYERS, WARREN H Employer name East Northport Fire District Amount $83,631.40 Date 05/28/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, KEVIN G Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,631.21 Date 03/25/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOSCANO, DIANE M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,630.90 Date 04/12/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAI, KENZ P Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $83,630.67 Date 09/12/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELTON, APRIL Employer name Boces-Cattaraugus Erie Wyoming Amount $83,630.64 Date 12/11/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMEISER-LOGAN, LYNNE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,630.15 Date 07/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGMANN, PETER P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $83,629.96 Date 03/23/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ-MURPHY, LAURA V Employer name Department of State Amount $83,629.77 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMILTON, KURT Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $83,627.77 Date 04/26/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUNNINGHAM, NICOLE A Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,627.52 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARCLAY, SUZANNE Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $83,627.48 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PODAGROSI, THERESA K Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $83,627.32 Date 01/12/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYD, JAMES A Employer name Town of Goshen Amount $83,626.57 Date 12/12/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KETTER-FRANKLIN, KRYSTAL S Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $83,626.44 Date 05/18/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIDDLETON, TIMOTHY B Employer name Dept Transportation Region 4 Amount $83,625.97 Date 04/27/1989 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDONCA, DONNA O Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,625.28 Date 11/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EAGAN, TERRANCE M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $83,625.12 Date 12/02/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBOLEVA, YELENA Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $83,625.11 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNECI, JOHN V Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $83,625.07 Date 03/04/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RASANEN, KRISTINE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,624.92 Date 05/13/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTE, JOAN N Employer name Town of Ithaca Amount $83,624.30 Date 01/01/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LACOFF, IRA Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $83,623.88 Date 06/15/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULTARI, MICHAEL J Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $83,623.52 Date 03/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALDONADO, PEDRO J, JR Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $83,623.15 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, ROBERT C Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $83,622.76 Date 04/23/1981 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, JEAN L Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $83,622.65 Date 12/29/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, WILFORD, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $83,622.24 Date 01/21/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FERRARO, ROBERT C Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $83,622.16 Date 01/12/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SELPH, TIMOTHY M Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $83,620.80 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMME, JOANN Employer name Southampton UFSD Amount $83,619.30 Date 04/10/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASCARELLA, TINA Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,619.28 Date 03/21/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TITUS, CHARLES S Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $83,618.28 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, PHILIP W Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $83,618.27 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOETZLE, CHRISTOPHER A Employer name Town of Glenville Amount $83,618.18 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARA, MARK C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $83,617.70 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOGOSIAN, PAUL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,617.52 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STREETER, DARRYLE A Employer name City of Batavia Amount $83,617.09 Date 09/15/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ALDOUS, KEVIN R Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $83,616.84 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEDINA, MARLYN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $83,616.25 Date 09/11/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA RUSCH, ROBERT F Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $83,615.48 Date 10/31/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROLOSON, JACOB N Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $83,615.22 Date 05/26/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCIS, LISA M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,615.14 Date 10/07/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHERLOCK, DAVID Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $83,615.14 Date 07/01/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARR, TIMOTHY G Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $83,615.08 Date 10/10/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBBS, GERALD C, II Employer name Otisville Corr Facility Amount $83,614.85 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOUGHREY, BETTIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $83,614.76 Date 10/22/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, VANESSA Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $83,614.70 Date 09/17/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SNYDER, DANIEL P Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $83,613.70 Date 04/29/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLASTIRAS, JAMES C Employer name Department of Health Amount $83,613.61 Date 01/01/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVELY, SARAH F Employer name Haverstraw-StoNY Point CSD Amount $83,613.40 Date 05/28/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ROBERT J Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $83,612.87 Date 01/29/1996 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILASZEWSKI, MIROSLAW Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $83,612.42 Date 11/22/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONG, KAY Employer name South Beach Psych Center Amount $83,612.32 Date 05/03/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEINKOPF, CINDY Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $83,612.02 Date 08/26/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERA, EDNA Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $83,612.02 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, LAURA D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $83,612.02 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JORDAN-BOOTH, BARBARA A Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $83,612.02 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, AUDRA D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $83,612.02 Date 03/25/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, TRACEY D Employer name County Clerks Within NYC Amount $83,612.02 Date 03/28/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, LISA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,612.02 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLDEN, DEBORAH M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,612.02 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENKO, JOSEPH M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,612.02 Date 10/06/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, SHEILA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $83,612.02 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS SHAW, MONICA Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,612.02 Date 06/18/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULATI, JAGAN N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $83,612.02 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLINE, IRIS J Employer name NYC Judges Amount $83,612.02 Date 05/19/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, ANN Employer name NYC Judges Amount $83,612.02 Date 06/22/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, TINA A Employer name NYC Judges Amount $83,612.02 Date 08/12/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORALES-GOLD, ANNA C Employer name NYC Judges Amount $83,612.02 Date 05/09/1990 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTANA, YOLANDA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,612.02 Date 04/04/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOBEL, ROBERT A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,612.02 Date 08/20/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, JANICE M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $83,612.02 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOY, JENNIFER Y Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $83,612.02 Date 11/05/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $83,612.00 Date 07/14/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, RUSSELL C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $83,611.88 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, DESTINY Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $83,611.30 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, JAMES A Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $83,610.82 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAN, JEAN E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $83,610.36 Date 04/15/1982 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOMYCZ, DAVID J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $83,610.14 Date 11/22/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUER, JAMES W Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $83,610.04 Date 06/02/1986 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADAMSKI, COURTNEY A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $83,609.91 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALET, KENNETH J, JR Employer name Office of General Services Amount $83,609.50 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASS, CHAVONNE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $83,609.15 Date 06/13/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUELLER, KATHERINE T Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,609.15 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, LINDA K Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,609.15 Date 04/21/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANIOLO, SALVATRICE J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,609.15 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, THOMAS F, JR Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $83,609.05 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, PETER P Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $83,608.45 Date 11/06/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHLINGLOFF, ROGER C Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $83,608.26 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSURA, RALPH S Employer name Monroe County Amount $83,607.93 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIMM, STEPHEN A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $83,607.77 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONE, CORY V Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $83,607.49 Date 08/17/1992 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System