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 HART, JONATHAN M Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $80,146.75 Date 06/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRODERICK, JOHN D Employer name Schenectady County Amount $80,146.28 Date 01/22/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHARGORODSKIY, MIKHAIL Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $80,146.25 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPENCER, MARK V Employer name Department of Law Amount $80,146.19 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANE, STEVEN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 9 Amount $80,146.07 Date 06/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICARI, JEFF A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,146.07 Date 11/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAYANO, PASQUALE Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $80,145.96 Date 11/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEALY, SIOBHAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,145.83 Date 05/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAGE, MICHAEL R Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $80,145.63 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBER, CLINTON D Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,144.76 Date 04/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWIFT, JAMES P Employer name Niagara County Amount $80,143.99 Date 10/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GIANNI, ANTHONY Employer name Locust Valley CSD Amount $80,143.58 Date 04/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEDFORD, ROBERT J Employer name City of Batavia Amount $80,143.45 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GULCZEWSKI, MICHELLE Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $80,143.43 Date 08/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMAR, ABDUL R Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,143.08 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EHLERS, DAVE Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $80,143.00 Date 04/16/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, GREGG M Employer name City of Kingston Amount $80,142.80 Date 05/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRUM, JOSEPH J, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,142.69 Date 03/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACK, ALAN R Employer name Yates County Amount $80,142.20 Date 07/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUCCI, MARK J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $80,142.10 Date 11/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEY, SHANE M Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $80,141.96 Date 06/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, ENRIQUE Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $80,141.81 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, ROSA J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $80,141.64 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANGALLI, VINCENT A Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $80,141.61 Date 07/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHELAN, JEFFREY S Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $80,141.16 Date 02/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTON, KEITH P Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $80,140.44 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PILLMORE, THEODORE K Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $80,140.31 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALIANO, JOSEPH F Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $80,139.95 Date 12/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDSON, GEORGE W, III Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $80,139.54 Date 05/23/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, FELICIA C Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $80,139.51 Date 05/16/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERCADO, SHIRLEY M Employer name Div Alc & Alc Abuse Trtmnt Center Amount $80,138.85 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLOTNICK, MATTHEW T Employer name Saratoga County Amount $80,138.72 Date 12/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERREIRA, LAURINETE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $80,137.59 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, THEODORE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $80,137.28 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCHRANE, KEVIN J Employer name Wyoming Corr Facility Amount $80,136.86 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEISSNER, WILLIAM J Employer name Education Department Amount $80,136.82 Date 09/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DAVID M Employer name Gouverneur Correction Facility Amount $80,136.72 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,135.78 Date 02/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE VAUL, DANIEL B Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $80,134.96 Date 04/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUTING, KENNETH Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $80,134.64 Date 09/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANON, GEORGES A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,134.41 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LECOINTE, CATHERINE Employer name Metro New York DDSO Amount $80,134.20 Date 12/29/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, EDWARD M Employer name Cayuga Correctional Facility Amount $80,134.17 Date 10/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCIANTE, ELENA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $80,134.01 Date 11/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, JASON M Employer name Department of Law Amount $80,133.87 Date 09/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, RICHARD J Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $80,133.85 Date 07/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARL, DAVID A Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $80,133.77 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, DEAN M Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $80,133.09 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, ERIN M Employer name Off of The Med Inspector Gen Amount $80,133.02 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA BARGE, ANDREA B Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $80,132.86 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANKE, RICHARD S Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $80,132.82 Date 12/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALVIN-MARROW, FRANCES E Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $80,132.35 Date 06/18/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, MARYANN L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $80,131.25 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENDOZA, MARIO L Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $80,130.82 Date 09/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAY, EDWARD J Employer name Westchester County Amount $80,130.40 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CESAR, JEFFREY M Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $80,129.44 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMAINE, PATRICIA J Employer name Chemung County Amount $80,129.40 Date 09/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANY, GEORGE J, III Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $80,128.19 Date 04/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, DOLORES J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,127.90 Date 02/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMAN, MARY ELLEN Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $80,127.51 Date 10/06/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTER, MATTHEW L Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $80,127.09 Date 03/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALAMONE-SUTERMEISTER, TARA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $80,127.07 Date 10/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRORY, NANCY L Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $80,126.30 Date 06/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOUVEIA, GABRIEL G Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $80,126.22 Date 08/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARINGI, ANTHONY C Employer name Wallkill Corr Facility Amount $80,126.17 Date 11/09/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORGALSKI, AARON M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $80,125.57 Date 08/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SINOIS, PAUL Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $80,125.30 Date 11/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROYSTON, BRYAN D Employer name Genesee St Park And Rec Regn Amount $80,125.17 Date 12/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ESMAILZADA, IMAN N Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,124.81 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, MARTIN E Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $80,124.63 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACCIO, JULIA R Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $80,124.04 Date 05/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORTON, RICKY D Employer name Gowanda Correctional Facility Amount $80,123.89 Date 04/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREVISO, ANN MARIE Employer name Monroe County Amount $80,123.73 Date 01/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTELLOE-SESTI, KELLY Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $80,123.57 Date 10/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESTABILLO, JAIME S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $80,123.40 Date 11/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHUDY, ROBERT R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $80,123.13 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALAZAR, JORGE F Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $80,122.64 Date 03/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OJIFINNI, ISIMOYILA A Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $80,122.56 Date 11/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, DONALD J Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $80,121.82 Date 01/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STROBEL, RICHARD A Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $80,121.62 Date 02/27/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALI, MARIAM Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $80,121.47 Date 07/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIGWARFE, BROOKS J Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $80,121.00 Date 08/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARKOWICZ, JOSEPH P Employer name Shawangunk Correctional Facili Amount $80,119.91 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONNEVILLE, GENETTE D Employer name Education Department Amount $80,119.66 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUGHLIN, MONICA E Employer name Court of Appeals Amount $80,119.40 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTE, CHEYENNE Employer name City of Cortland Amount $80,118.74 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOFASO, ERICA R Employer name Bedford CSD Amount $80,118.47 Date 08/27/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTON, COLLEEN J Employer name City of Troy Amount $80,118.43 Date 02/24/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURRAY, JOHN E, JR Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $80,118.24 Date 10/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEMPLE, DONALD A Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $80,117.93 Date 05/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALIPERSADSINGH, SHIVANAND Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $80,117.87 Date 11/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTI, JASPER J Employer name Hauppauge UFSD Amount $80,116.93 Date 06/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORS, NIRLA Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $80,116.82 Date 08/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HODGES, DENNIS R Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $80,116.60 Date 08/10/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, DAVID F Employer name Steuben County Amount $80,116.55 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, RAYMOND P Employer name Town of Putnam Valley Amount $80,116.52 Date 11/21/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AAB, DOUGLAS E Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $80,116.08 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGAN, FRANK E Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $80,115.90 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROMER, THOMAS D Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $80,115.77 Date 09/08/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAINEY, CHARISSE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $80,115.60 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System