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 CHEUNG, KWOK TUNG Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $121,523.88 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNIS, KARLENE A Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $121,523.88 Date 10/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HACKEL, ARLENE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $121,523.88 Date 06/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYNH, MARTIN T Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $121,523.88 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIMENTEL, RICARDO Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $121,523.88 Date 03/31/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORANIAN, LISA CALIGIURI Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $121,523.88 Date 09/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGUILO, ANTHONY Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $121,523.88 Date 12/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAZER, ADAM J Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $121,523.88 Date 08/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, BRUCE S Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $121,523.88 Date 03/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAFFY, AMANDA Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $121,523.88 Date 04/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, PATRICIA C Employer name Appellate Div 2Nd Dept Amount $121,523.88 Date 11/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DILIBERTI, ANGELA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $121,523.88 Date 03/20/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, JOHANNA K Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $121,523.88 Date 05/25/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOW TORRES, JO ANN Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $121,523.88 Date 07/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONSIESKI, MICHELLE V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $121,523.88 Date 02/19/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'EMIC, JOHN J Employer name County Clerks Within Nyc Amount $121,523.88 Date 10/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, JAMES L Employer name NYC Judges Amount $121,523.88 Date 08/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STILWELL, JANE E Employer name NYC Judges Amount $121,523.88 Date 01/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUZZELL, VALERIE L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $121,523.88 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGAN, THOMAS J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $121,523.77 Date 09/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DALEY, PAMELLA M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $121,523.07 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIL, TRACY S Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $121,521.61 Date 10/28/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIELB, GEORGE A Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $121,519.52 Date 09/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIOIA, MARGARET A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $121,519.20 Date 09/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPLE, CRAIG D Employer name Albany County Amount $121,518.89 Date 11/16/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN HOUTEN, JEFFREY M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $121,517.26 Date 09/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUGLIESE, STANISLAO Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $121,516.42 Date 04/21/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OTT, MARY BETH T Employer name Department of Law Amount $121,514.84 Date 04/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROCIDA, NICOLE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $121,514.84 Date 11/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MARIO E Employer name Department of Law Amount $121,514.84 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, BRENDAN M Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $121,513.46 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELAMATER, DAVID Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $121,512.86 Date 09/15/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEAU, MARK A Employer name Boces-Broome Delaware Tioga Amount $121,512.40 Date 12/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORSEY, LISA N Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $121,512.31 Date 10/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENGES, KEITH A Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $121,511.93 Date 03/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVAK, LORI A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,510.39 Date 07/23/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOYTE-NELSON, ANN-MAY Employer name Department of Health Amount $121,509.64 Date 01/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ST PREUX, RICHARD Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,505.20 Date 07/11/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, PETER V Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $121,504.66 Date 07/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILLIARD, JASON Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,504.15 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DRAPER, CANDYCE Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $121,503.96 Date 04/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, WILLIAM D, DR Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $121,502.82 Date 09/04/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAINT-AMAND, SARAH O Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $121,501.90 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAVANAGH, THOMAS C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $121,500.97 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAZQUEZ, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,500.00 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAYNES, CHRISTOPHER P Employer name Department of Law Amount $121,499.93 Date 09/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HELLER-ROSS, HOLLY BA Employer name SUNY College at Plattsburgh Amount $121,499.27 Date 05/16/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNZ-CEBISCH, LAURA Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $121,499.21 Date 06/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC PHERSON, ANDREW J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $121,498.76 Date 07/21/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BIEN, JOHN R Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $121,496.56 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARUCKI, TROY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,496.24 Date 01/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, SEAN P Employer name Westchester County Amount $121,495.68 Date 04/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUDA, CARL G Employer name Town of Guilderland Amount $121,494.90 Date 08/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROONEY, TIMOTHY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $121,492.64 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, LILIANA Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $121,490.92 Date 01/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LAMBKIN, SUSANN R Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $121,490.26 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YE, GUO XIANG Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $121,489.34 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVOTNY, DANIEL O Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $121,489.31 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, LISA M Employer name Department of Health Amount $121,489.05 Date 05/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUSSNER, RITA M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,488.80 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENRY, MARTIN P Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $121,488.12 Date 03/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEILL, MICHAEL Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,486.78 Date 12/06/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEARCE-BATES, SUSAN Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $121,485.73 Date 02/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRISON, CINDY E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,482.89 Date 05/10/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOBIES, JOHN R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $121,481.95 Date 05/09/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MORAN, MARIE M Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,478.17 Date 03/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEADER, CHARLES N Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,473.45 Date 01/11/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUGAS, CHAD R Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $121,472.75 Date 07/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALISE, STEPHEN P Employer name Town of Greece Amount $121,471.51 Date 11/27/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DENNIS, BARRY M Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,469.41 Date 01/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMONIDES, KENNETH S Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $121,468.21 Date 08/07/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENDZIOR, DAVID E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,468.13 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEARNS, JOHN F Employer name Village of Westhampton Beach Amount $121,467.64 Date 06/13/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBERG, STEPHANIE M Employer name Department of Law Amount $121,467.23 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERBERGER, CRAIG N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,466.46 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HILDEBRAND, CRAIG M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,465.87 Date 02/29/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GILMARTIN, EILEEN T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $121,465.26 Date 08/05/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIEBERMAN, RONALD Employer name NYS Mortgage Agency Amount $121,464.56 Date 01/25/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIRADO, MANUEL Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $121,464.03 Date 02/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOYER, DONALD C, JR Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $121,463.90 Date 07/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THREATTE, VANESSA L Employer name SUNY Central Admin Amount $121,463.24 Date 01/31/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, GARY J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $121,462.00 Date 10/19/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RELLA, JANINE E Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $121,461.07 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASARELLA, MARK A Employer name City of White Plains Amount $121,460.72 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STEPHENS, ROBERT W, JR Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $121,459.26 Date 01/31/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANLEY, GEORGE J Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $121,458.74 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, EDMOND F, III Employer name Village of Dobbs Ferry Amount $121,449.46 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVIER, RONALD D Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $121,448.08 Date 01/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VON BEVERN, EDWARD J Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $121,447.95 Date 05/23/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASSIC, LESLIE V Employer name Nassau County Amount $121,445.15 Date 11/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name UHLE, MARGARET H Employer name Town of Eastchester Amount $121,444.65 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIYANNI, MARY H Employer name NY School For The Deaf Amount $121,444.31 Date 09/05/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLI, JENNIFER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,443.06 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOTTER, DANIEL Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $121,439.00 Date 07/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GORDON, CANDACE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,436.81 Date 08/16/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERNARD, MARK A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,435.19 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAGER, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $121,433.01 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TORRES, JAMIE R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $121,432.96 Date 11/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, DANIEL K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $121,431.09 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SHINU M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $121,430.17 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System