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 SHAH, SABILA Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $81,954.29 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARACAS, GERALYN A Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $81,953.69 Date 09/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALLENDER, KAYE M Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $81,953.59 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALSH, MICHAEL J Employer name Longwood CSD at Middle Island Amount $81,953.16 Date 08/20/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERBATCH, ROHAN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $81,952.48 Date 04/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYBERRY, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,951.96 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWE, KERRIN E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,951.78 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINSON, CHARLES Employer name Oswego County Amount $81,951.62 Date 09/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAPONI, THOMAS M Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $81,951.48 Date 12/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PAUL, ANDREW C Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $81,951.15 Date 10/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALATNICK, STUART R Employer name Division of Human Rights Amount $81,950.60 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EASTERLING, ALEXANDER Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $81,950.57 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARROCCO, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of Greece Amount $81,950.54 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, MICHAEL Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,950.14 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEDORE, NICHOLE L Employer name Sunmount Dev Center Amount $81,950.07 Date 08/02/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAIN, DILIPKUMAR C Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $81,949.79 Date 05/24/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLTCHITSKI, SERGUEI Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $81,949.79 Date 08/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FABRE, GERALD Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $81,949.00 Date 02/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTLEY, SHELLY A Employer name Wayne County Amount $81,948.98 Date 10/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOAG, GIUSEPPINA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $81,948.95 Date 01/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSTON, JOHN W Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $81,947.91 Date 06/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEEMER, TANJA M Employer name Orange County Amount $81,946.83 Date 02/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, PATRICK E Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $81,946.53 Date 06/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSON, BRYAN R Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $81,946.51 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FLINT, GREGORY C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $81,946.41 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAC DONALD, MICHELE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,946.31 Date 07/12/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, CHRISTIE E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $81,946.22 Date 10/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENNESSEY, DICK D Employer name Sullivan Corr Facility Amount $81,945.51 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSTANEK, DANIEL J Employer name City of Binghamton Amount $81,945.46 Date 01/03/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WHEELER, THOMAS W Employer name Village of Nyack Amount $81,945.37 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LESMAN, JONATHAN R Employer name Nassau County Amount $81,945.17 Date 07/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STURGEN, SAMUEL W Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $81,944.75 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELS, MARTIN J Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $81,944.41 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, ARLENE T Employer name Cornwall CSD Amount $81,944.21 Date 09/05/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYE, JOHN R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $81,944.18 Date 09/15/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CULVER, GEORGIA J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,943.68 Date 03/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRITCHARD, MICHAEL T Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,943.64 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOULRICE, CHAD M Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $81,943.29 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLE, TRAVIS L Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $81,942.66 Date 09/17/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARLSON, PAUL D Employer name Broome County Amount $81,942.46 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARONEY, DONALD L Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $81,941.76 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, KELLY M Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $81,941.10 Date 08/29/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, RANDY L Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $81,940.99 Date 05/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, CLIFFORD J Employer name Seaford UFSD Amount $81,940.82 Date 10/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AHERN, SEAN D Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $81,940.53 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUNEAU, YVONNE M Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $81,940.08 Date 10/15/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROTHER, STUART J Employer name Fredonia CSD Amount $81,939.60 Date 12/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOLINI, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $81,939.54 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGE, MARTINA P Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $81,939.16 Date 11/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFITH, MARSHA Y Employer name Edgecombe Corr Facility Amount $81,939.14 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS-SHANNON, BRANDON Employer name Cayuga County Amount $81,938.81 Date 08/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARMER, STEPHEN S Employer name Rochester Psych Center Amount $81,938.58 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCKIBBIN, ROBERT S Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $81,938.11 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENTON, JESSICA L Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $81,937.66 Date 06/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLUM, JAMIE B Employer name Westchester County Amount $81,937.55 Date 01/10/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDMAN, WAYNE C Employer name City of Cortland Amount $81,936.88 Date 01/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHARLES, SHAWN A Employer name Suffolk County Water Authority Amount $81,936.75 Date 07/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, SANDRA D Employer name Department of Health Amount $81,936.14 Date 06/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHALL, ROGER J Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $81,934.81 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, MILTON G Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $81,933.97 Date 02/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LASHER, JOHN A Employer name Herkimer County Amount $81,932.80 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARDOS, NOELLE C Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $81,931.90 Date 10/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, GEO Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $81,931.81 Date 04/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABON, NELSON J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,931.30 Date 10/28/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PINCKNEY, KENNETH A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $81,930.75 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BALINDA, GEORGE T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $81,930.21 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSBY, KRISTINA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $81,930.20 Date 06/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, APRIL L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $81,930.03 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRIER, DORI A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $81,930.01 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAGAGLIA, JOANNE Employer name Haverstraw-Stony Point CSD Amount $81,929.99 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLAO, MATTHEW R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $81,929.58 Date 07/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOBIN, STEPHEN D Employer name Cayuga County Amount $81,929.16 Date 12/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORS, RITA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,927.77 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHYNSKAS, KRISTOFFER C Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,927.77 Date 02/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROHER, JAN D Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $81,927.77 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLANDING, BELINDA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ANIBAL Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAF, MARGARET M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 10/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, LENNOX R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 12/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, WILLIAM K Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 05/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, NICOLE M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAISER, DEBORAH Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 01/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEN, GERARD F Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 04/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUZAN, RENAMAY Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 10/02/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEHR, ANDREAS K Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 01/08/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMUELS, TILITHA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 06/24/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREHAN, SARV M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAHEY, THOMAS M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 03/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOWLES, BONITA N Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 07/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVERPOOL, JAMAL J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOHN F Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUIRK, JANET Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 03/19/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHUE, SHANDRA C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $81,927.77 Date 02/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABREU, MARIA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,927.77 Date 01/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, TANDRA D Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,927.77 Date 02/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDON, JOSEPH T Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,927.77 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCEACHIN, LATASHA N Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,927.77 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, CASSAUNDRA L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $81,927.77 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TONG, DONALD W Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $81,927.77 Date 11/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDUS-SAMAD, SAKINAH S Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $81,927.77 Date 03/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System