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 FOLTS, KYLE D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $115,018.99 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CUSKER, KEVIN J, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,018.19 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANNIBLE, ANDREW K Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $115,017.89 Date 07/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECKSTEIN, ARTHUR A Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $115,017.75 Date 12/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOULD, MATTHEW T Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $115,017.69 Date 08/03/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELGADO, HECTOR E Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $115,014.83 Date 03/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARKER, MARGARET A Employer name Nassau County Amount $115,014.34 Date 09/18/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRANDINE, GIACOMO A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $115,013.35 Date 06/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSAUD, NATERAM Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $115,013.15 Date 09/02/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECKER, BRIAN P Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $115,010.93 Date 03/28/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MERCADO, JOSE M Employer name Westchester County Amount $115,009.93 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CENTOLELLA, RAYMOND J Employer name City of Utica Amount $115,009.22 Date 04/11/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEILOS, ROGER G, JR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $115,007.43 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DELHOMME, DEMEZA Employer name Village of Spring Valley Amount $115,004.70 Date 12/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMAN, TODD M Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $115,004.29 Date 10/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, HELEN M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $115,003.81 Date 02/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREINERT, JEAN G Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $115,003.73 Date 11/12/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, DONNA M Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $115,001.49 Date 01/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VENTI, KIMBERLY A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $115,000.60 Date 04/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRIEDLANDER, VALERIE Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $115,000.42 Date 01/24/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURNER, JACOB C Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $115,000.12 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAIVA, JOSEPH P Employer name Village of Sleepy Hollow Amount $115,000.08 Date 01/19/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUNDIN, TIMOTHY G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $115,000.08 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETER, MATTHEW T Employer name Albany Parking Authority Amount $115,000.08 Date 10/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINER, STEPHANIE A Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $114,999.82 Date 03/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORDIALE, VINCENT G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,999.70 Date 10/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICKALIGER, GAIL V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,999.70 Date 08/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAN, MAY T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,999.70 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODSIDE, TERENCE J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $114,999.70 Date 07/15/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORIO, KEVIN K Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $114,999.21 Date 04/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAUWALTER, KEVIN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,999.13 Date 11/05/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TIERNAN, JOHN P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $114,995.24 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEARON, EDWARD J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $114,991.84 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REINER, MICHAEL K Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $114,991.38 Date 09/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMBERBATCH, CRYSTAL T Employer name Education Department Amount $114,991.13 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMITT, BRYAN M Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,991.11 Date 03/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIS, JAYUAN H Employer name Onondaga County Amount $114,990.30 Date 04/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, AMY P Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $114,988.45 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARSHERALL, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $114,986.76 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BROWN, STACEY ANN M Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,986.45 Date 07/09/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITNEY, JOSEPH Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $114,985.51 Date 12/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, JENNIFER L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,985.37 Date 05/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERLE, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $114,984.49 Date 01/17/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ELLIS, BEATRICE D Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $114,984.03 Date 01/04/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATERRA, MICHAEL C Employer name Scarsdale UFSD Amount $114,983.84 Date 08/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMARS, MICHAEL E Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $114,983.61 Date 01/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULINO, JOHN A Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $114,982.22 Date 02/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FASO, JOHN V Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $114,981.63 Date 02/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAROCCO, FRANK Employer name Putnam County Amount $114,981.18 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEELEY, LESTON W Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,979.05 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SMITH, JENNIFER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,978.88 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JOBSON, GARRETT L.W Employer name Taconic St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $114,976.52 Date 09/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIXON, AUPHY T. Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $114,976.41 Date 03/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ECKERT, THOMAS W, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,973.96 Date 04/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WU, EU-YUE J Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $114,973.54 Date 02/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDEVELDE, JAMES S Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $114,972.03 Date 12/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRENSHAW, NANCY R Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $114,971.20 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROGERS, TAMMY M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $114,968.89 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIDI, MICHAEL Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $114,968.67 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI SANTO, DIANE Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $114,968.59 Date 02/23/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURYAK, JOHN J Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $114,968.16 Date 03/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANIELLO, ROBERT A Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $114,967.22 Date 04/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUSHINS, DIANE Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,965.69 Date 01/20/1967 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, KARL S Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $114,965.22 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HALL, CONNIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $114,964.68 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTERVELT, DOUGLAS D Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $114,962.47 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARLOW, TODD M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $114,961.45 Date 08/28/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, ELIZABETH R Employer name Nassau County Amount $114,957.75 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENARD-HORNE, JILL R Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $114,957.10 Date 03/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, JENNIFER L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $114,956.11 Date 03/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAUPMAN, RICHARD M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $114,955.66 Date 12/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, JIANMIN Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $114,953.79 Date 05/14/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARBONE, CAROLYN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $114,953.70 Date 10/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEITZEL, WILLIAM J Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $114,951.17 Date 07/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DERATUS, JOSIANNE Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $114,949.74 Date 03/29/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALDRON, DUSTIN M Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $114,946.48 Date 10/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WADE, BELINDA Employer name Orange County Amount $114,945.89 Date 02/07/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLACCI, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $114,943.20 Date 10/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUSTERING, GILBERT, JR Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $114,942.57 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLSEN, THOMAS C Employer name Town of Mt Pleasant Amount $114,942.13 Date 08/01/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEVINE, JEFFREY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,942.12 Date 10/28/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAYS, KEYONA Employer name Westchester County Amount $114,941.81 Date 05/20/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNES, SHELLEY A Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $114,941.36 Date 11/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIDONATO, SUSAN M Employer name Boces-Rensselaer Columbia Gr'N Amount $114,941.09 Date 04/02/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RINALDO, JEFFREY D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $114,939.40 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TIER, DANIEL, III Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $114,939.21 Date 07/07/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOKE, JEFFREY A Employer name Mid-State Corr Facility Amount $114,939.18 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARANOWSKI, GREGORY E Employer name City of Utica Amount $114,936.19 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, JAMESON T Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $114,936.15 Date 02/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLOT, JUDE A Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $114,936.02 Date 10/28/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTY, EMMANUEL O Employer name City of White Plains Amount $114,933.38 Date 03/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COLVIN, JAYSON H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,932.22 Date 08/20/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE FRANK, JENNIFER K Employer name Boces-Sullivan Amount $114,930.06 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMO, MARK G Employer name Putnam County Amount $114,929.46 Date 10/18/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILLRIEGEL, DAVID G Employer name Hale Creek Asactc Amount $114,928.12 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATTERSON, TIMOTHY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $114,926.96 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAVERNA GRECH, KAREN J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $114,926.51 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FALANGO, CAROLYN Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $114,925.95 Date 01/13/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEACH, JOHN E Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $114,925.12 Date 09/04/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADHVARYU, KARTIKEY P Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $114,923.63 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System