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 CHIN, BETTY M C Employer name Battery Park City Authority Amount $77,203.64 Date 06/20/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORGALIS, DANIEL M Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $77,203.43 Date 02/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TROTTER, PETER M Employer name Orange County Amount $77,203.09 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARKIN, FLOYD A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,203.00 Date 03/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEITZ, LINDA L Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $77,202.64 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, JOHN F Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,202.55 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPRIOLA, JOSEPHINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $77,202.54 Date 04/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARON, RANDY A Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,202.26 Date 10/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANGAN, KIMBERLY M Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $77,202.23 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAMUN, MD MUNTASIR Employer name Department of Law Amount $77,202.10 Date 10/30/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEVES, DIANA Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $77,201.72 Date 08/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MARVIN Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,201.19 Date 11/17/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOWIN, MICHAEL T Employer name Hendrick Hudson CSD-Cortlandt Amount $77,200.93 Date 07/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINLOCH, JULIET M Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $77,200.67 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESTEFANIS, BRIAN A, JR Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $77,200.32 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, JOSE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,200.12 Date 12/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELMER, RICHARD V Employer name City of Glens Falls Amount $77,199.83 Date 03/16/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIITTIG, MICHAEL S Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $77,199.67 Date 10/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NACLERIO, PAUL G Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,199.46 Date 08/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, YVONNE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $77,199.43 Date 06/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIKOWSKI, CAITLIN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,199.42 Date 03/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AYALA, JENNIFER Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $77,198.82 Date 04/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALTON, ELENITA F Employer name Orange County Amount $77,198.71 Date 02/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANK, WILLIAM D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $77,198.68 Date 07/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSIER, TROY R Employer name Cape Vincent Corr Facility Amount $77,198.36 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ONORATI, RAYMOND J, III Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,197.80 Date 01/17/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALYHARNEY, PATRICIA J Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $77,197.73 Date 02/11/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TATUM, JONATHAN H Employer name Village of Briarcliff Manor Amount $77,197.54 Date 03/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOONE, SOLLIE Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,197.19 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRUZ, ALBERT Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $77,196.88 Date 08/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, AMOS R, JR Employer name Ogdensburg Corr Facility Amount $77,196.50 Date 09/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COTUGNO, MARY K Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,196.40 Date 09/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PLATZ, STEVEN M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $77,196.40 Date 12/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONFORTI, JOSEPH Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $77,196.22 Date 05/12/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAGGETT, KYLE F Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,196.19 Date 03/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIAMMARINO, ROBIN A Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $77,196.19 Date 01/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REED, CLAYTON P Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $77,195.95 Date 12/30/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURGH, MITCHELL F Employer name Broome County Amount $77,195.83 Date 09/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADRY, TODD A Employer name Rockland County Amount $77,195.67 Date 07/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EULIAN, JOSEPH Employer name Warren County Amount $77,195.30 Date 09/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAND, STARR A Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,195.13 Date 07/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IP, DAWN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $77,194.93 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIPP, JEFFREY D Employer name Village of North Syracuse Amount $77,194.73 Date 02/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC GIVNEY, SUSAN A Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $77,194.50 Date 02/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PABST, GILBERT C, JR Employer name Farmingdale UFSD Amount $77,194.42 Date 07/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JOHN A Employer name City of Rome Amount $77,194.40 Date 12/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BEVER, TIMOTHY D Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $77,194.34 Date 12/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARRINGTON, MERLINE S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,194.30 Date 07/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VERONICA G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,194.20 Date 12/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRETTEN, MELISSA Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,193.51 Date 01/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARSTEIN, MICHELE A Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $77,193.40 Date 11/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGER, ADAM Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,193.37 Date 07/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPINSKI, STEVEN Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,193.37 Date 07/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERGOTT, MARK S Employer name Department of Health Amount $77,193.37 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, ERIC S Employer name Orleans Corr Facility Amount $77,193.35 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMPOROWSKI, WILLIAM A Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $77,193.34 Date 06/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, MIGUEL A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $77,193.14 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIDSEN, LEONORA Employer name Department of Motor Vehicles Amount $77,193.06 Date 09/28/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAINTER, WILLIAM L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 5 Amount $77,192.68 Date 11/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSERO, JON L, JR Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,192.56 Date 07/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMARA, PAUL M Employer name Lindenhurst UFSD Amount $77,192.12 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIVE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Utica Amount $77,191.85 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUGES, FRANZ D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $77,191.45 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUTCHINSON, JEFFREY P Employer name City of Auburn Amount $77,190.60 Date 02/21/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEGACY, APRIL M Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $77,190.25 Date 09/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,189.87 Date 09/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARRAH, LINDA L Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,189.33 Date 11/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRISCO, ANTONIO Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $77,189.30 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASPRILLA-CLARKE, ITZEL Employer name Westchester County Amount $77,188.97 Date 05/26/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LAUGHLIN, MICHAEL C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $77,188.89 Date 04/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCHALLA, ARCHANA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,188.89 Date 08/17/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OMENITSCH, LISA M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $77,188.70 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAPPENDEN, KATHLEEN M Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $77,187.88 Date 10/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARTASHEFF, GREGORY D Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,187.79 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REID, STACEY N Employer name Education Department Amount $77,187.55 Date 08/11/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRUNAUER, JEANNE A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $77,187.40 Date 02/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUDGINS, ZACHARY T Employer name Ontario County Amount $77,187.24 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, JATINDER P Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $77,186.74 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAINWRIGHT, MICHAEL R Employer name Education Department Amount $77,186.70 Date 07/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEREZ, ANGELINA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $77,186.26 Date 01/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPOSITO, JOHN P Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $77,186.11 Date 10/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GINNANE, KEVIN J Employer name Village of Floral Park Amount $77,185.80 Date 09/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEST, BRUCE L Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $77,185.76 Date 12/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAPEMAN, HOLLY J Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $77,185.56 Date 03/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRANFORD, KENNETH E, JR Employer name Willard Drug Treatment Campus Amount $77,185.51 Date 04/19/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBAK, RENATA Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $77,185.44 Date 09/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZEMBO, JASON E Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $77,185.36 Date 05/19/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, DANIEL S Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $77,184.66 Date 04/23/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOLT, AMY B Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $77,184.46 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YAMASANI, RANI Employer name Office For Technology Amount $77,184.41 Date 04/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAZI, VITINA Employer name East Rockaway UFSD Amount $77,184.26 Date 08/13/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, ANTHONY Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $77,183.99 Date 07/31/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHOLL, DENNIS J Employer name Village of Solvay Amount $77,183.95 Date 06/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MIHALY, CRYSTOL L Employer name Monroe County Amount $77,183.76 Date 09/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKACS, KATHY N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $77,183.60 Date 05/29/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHRUEFER, MARY A Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $77,183.45 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SABONIS, BRIAN M Employer name Oneida County Amount $77,183.38 Date 03/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHIMER, ROBERT C Employer name North Bellmore UFSD Amount $77,182.41 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERVO, MICHAEL J Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $77,182.32 Date 08/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNOPFLER, MELISSA Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $77,182.18 Date 09/23/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System