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 MCNAMARA, THOMAS J Employer name Brooklyn DDSO Amount $113,766.77 Date 08/13/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUYTER, TERANCE P Employer name Dobbs Ferry UFSD Amount $113,765.28 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONDS, KEYES, JR Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $113,764.08 Date 10/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSAN, LYNN Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $113,761.05 Date 09/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONNA M Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $113,759.88 Date 01/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name URBAN, KIMBERLY C Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $113,758.82 Date 12/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAURIA, PHYLLIS A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 07/09/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONDON, JANELLE C Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 05/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUDOVICO, LAURA L Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, MONICA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 09/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENNELLA, KAREN M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, VANESSA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 07/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACHECO, YVETTE Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 12/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSTEL, MAUREEN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 12/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANITA, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 06/15/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVERA, MARIA ESTHER Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 12/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SASSO, MELISSA A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 06/28/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEDACCA, MATTHEW V Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 01/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TAJUANA Y Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 07/31/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI DONATO, JOANN M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 07/20/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOURAS, MARGARET M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 11/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORTIZ, JOHANNA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 11/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, LAURA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 05/18/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALA, MARIA Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,758.82 Date 10/07/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROCK, SYLANDIA A Employer name Supreme Ct Kings Co Amount $113,758.82 Date 06/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EDMOND, MARIA E Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $113,758.82 Date 11/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, MARILYN Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $113,758.82 Date 10/23/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSENBLATT, JENNIFER A Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $113,758.82 Date 10/19/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAEFER, JOAN M Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $113,758.82 Date 04/28/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI GREGORIO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $113,757.82 Date 07/24/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSAS, AUGUSTIN Employer name Rockland County Amount $113,754.34 Date 10/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEGRO, ANDREW W Employer name Putnam County Amount $113,754.15 Date 09/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FANTOZZI, RICHARD J, JR Employer name Capital Dist Trans Authority Amount $113,752.46 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBA, ANTHONY J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $113,749.26 Date 03/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NILES, ANDREW J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $113,748.70 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, CRAIG Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $113,748.17 Date 12/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEXTER, TIMOTHY P, JR Employer name City of Newburgh Amount $113,745.64 Date 03/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ATHANAS, RYAN Employer name Harborfields Public Library Amount $113,743.42 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCMILLAN, NICHOLIN Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $113,742.55 Date 02/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELNICK, JENNIFER P Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $113,740.05 Date 04/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROCAP, DONNA R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $113,737.90 Date 02/28/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SORIANO, GEORGE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,737.90 Date 10/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEYMER, CRAIG J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,736.85 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SZYMKOWIAK, JOHN H Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,736.09 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ENGEL, KEVIN J Employer name Assembly: Annual Part Time Amount $113,735.75 Date 05/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TETRAULT, GARY D, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,735.32 Date 05/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMARD, LISA A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $113,733.84 Date 02/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, EDWARD O, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,733.40 Date 09/23/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEDDY, DENNIS M Employer name Rockland County Amount $113,733.34 Date 08/14/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEAVEY, SEAMUS R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,732.40 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MALANDRINO, JOHN C Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,732.28 Date 10/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAZ, YESENIA Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $113,732.25 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, MATTHEW J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,729.95 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANZI, GERARDO T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,727.70 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MEDEROS, VINCENT R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,727.25 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOREIRA, SONIA M Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $113,726.50 Date 01/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETEANI, JOHN V Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,726.38 Date 10/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHUN, LEO Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $113,725.25 Date 12/08/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCALA, RUDOLPH A, JR Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,725.22 Date 01/13/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVEIRA, EDER Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $113,724.34 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWAGGARD, MARK A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $113,720.66 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHLIERMANN, WALTER G, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,720.59 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KORN, MICHAEL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,719.34 Date 08/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SNYDER, RICHARD C Employer name Tompkins County Amount $113,716.96 Date 05/20/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARKE, ANTONIO R Employer name Orange County Amount $113,714.24 Date 08/21/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WINFIELD, LORRAINE E Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,713.65 Date 08/04/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETERS, NANCY A Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $113,713.46 Date 04/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUCKER, VAUGHN K Employer name Nassau County Amount $113,711.76 Date 09/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECHT, GREGORY J Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $113,710.91 Date 01/07/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMILLE, SIDNEY Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $113,710.76 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERRY, ROBERT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,710.73 Date 08/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIZZIO, SAMUEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,708.77 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BOWMAN, DANIEL Employer name Canandaigua City School Dist Amount $113,708.00 Date 06/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICHALISZYN, KRYSTYNA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $113,707.42 Date 07/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOYE, JENNIFER A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $113,706.25 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARCHMENT, BASIL T Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,703.44 Date 08/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LAURO, SALVATORE Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $113,702.23 Date 10/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FREDERICKS, LAURA Employer name Orange County Amount $113,700.90 Date 05/07/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURTAUGH, BARBARA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $113,700.65 Date 11/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHULMAN, STEPHANIE H Employer name Department of Health Amount $113,698.39 Date 02/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARIAS-MIER, XIOMARA O Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $113,695.74 Date 05/08/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MARCO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $113,695.34 Date 11/06/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THOMAS, SURESH Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $113,694.96 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUADAGNA, JOSEPH M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $113,694.15 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIRSCHBERGER, ALBERT Employer name Erie County Amount $113,693.41 Date 03/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUBITSKI, MARK A Employer name Greene CSD Amount $113,691.54 Date 08/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERMEL, MARCIA T Employer name Erie County Amount $113,690.21 Date 02/11/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLEARWATER, PETER J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $113,686.08 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CINTRON, MARITZA Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $113,685.33 Date 01/20/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTZ, WILLIAM T Employer name Onondaga County Water Authority Amount $113,685.26 Date 02/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIGOLI, GERALDA Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $113,684.14 Date 01/07/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STITH, JAMES M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $113,684.05 Date 04/08/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEIGHEY, CYNTHIA Employer name Office For Technology Amount $113,681.08 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, FABIAN A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $113,680.52 Date 01/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MAURO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $113,680.46 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GRIEB, TODD A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $113,679.26 Date 02/22/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROUNSE, MICHAEL E Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $113,677.10 Date 03/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRENNAN, CAILIN C Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $113,676.92 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SENNETT, SARAH T Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $113,676.92 Date 03/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASILE, DAMIANO N Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $113,676.92 Date 03/24/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System