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 MCKINNON, MICHAEL J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $112,340.12 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILDMAN, GREGORY S Employer name Monroe County Amount $112,340.05 Date 03/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, MATTHEW J Employer name City of Poughkeepsie Amount $112,339.56 Date 06/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OWENS, MICHAEL Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $112,339.33 Date 11/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALATI, LAURA C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,336.29 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUHAN, LUBNA Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,336.23 Date 03/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, ROBERT L Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,336.23 Date 02/23/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOKCEBAY, FAITH M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,332.90 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLTON, KIMBERLY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $112,331.16 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI CARLO, WILLIAM D Employer name City of Albany Amount $112,330.54 Date 01/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HELLIJAS, MICHAEL H Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $112,329.90 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEACH, PAMELA L Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $112,329.46 Date 01/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINA, JAMES S Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,328.81 Date 01/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NIEDFELD, TRACY E Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,327.27 Date 05/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNICCHERICO, MARTIN M Employer name Village of Tarrytown Amount $112,325.90 Date 10/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PFENNING, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $112,325.36 Date 08/07/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, VERNON D Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $112,324.75 Date 06/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LYNETTE S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $112,324.58 Date 09/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEAUTEAU, FRANCOIS Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $112,324.14 Date 05/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHIPPS, COLETTE Employer name Westchester County Amount $112,323.21 Date 01/23/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINOGUE, JOSEPH M Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $112,321.84 Date 06/10/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAFER, RICHARD J Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $112,321.23 Date 05/01/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAT, ADAM Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $112,321.17 Date 03/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAISURIA, HARESH K Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $112,320.00 Date 07/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, MARK A Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $112,319.20 Date 04/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAUGHAN, CATHY A Employer name Nassau County Amount $112,317.78 Date 11/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, NANCY A Employer name Upstate Correctional Facility Amount $112,317.30 Date 06/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, VERONICA A Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $112,316.79 Date 12/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, MARK A Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,316.62 Date 05/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, TYZZ YUN Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $112,315.65 Date 04/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, PATRICIA E Employer name Hutchings Psych Center Amount $112,314.27 Date 10/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUNNIGAN, PATRICK O Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $112,313.32 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, WILLIAM J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $112,312.12 Date 01/06/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOELSNITZ, ALEX P Employer name Office of General Services Amount $112,312.12 Date 12/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAC PHERSON, SCOTT D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $112,312.12 Date 02/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, MARY Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,312.12 Date 03/01/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GODELL, WILLIAM R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,312.12 Date 01/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARION, DAVID R Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,312.12 Date 10/27/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCFARLAND, JOHN W Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,312.12 Date 04/17/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEHTA, ALOK K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $112,312.12 Date 02/09/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FISHER, THOMAS D Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $112,312.12 Date 09/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOLIK, DAVID Employer name Justice Center For Protection Amount $112,312.12 Date 06/22/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGUCKI, KAREN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $112,312.12 Date 11/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLIM, THOMAS A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $112,312.12 Date 07/19/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHTER, DAVID Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $112,312.12 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REILLY, DANIEL R Employer name Department of Law Amount $112,312.12 Date 04/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMERS, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $112,312.12 Date 09/15/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERSA, JACK A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBERSKY, GUY T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENTILE, THOMAS Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 12/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HESLER, DONALD J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, KRISTINE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 10/16/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KILLEEN, THOMAS J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 10/16/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOMOROSKE, MICHAEL J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KRUGER, ROBERT T Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 07/02/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRIOTT, THOMAS L Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/13/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCCORMICK, SUSAN D Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 06/17/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MO, SIU HONG Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 04/08/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORR, RANDALL S Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 04/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLAND, SALLY J Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 10/17/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWARTWOUT, JOHN B Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 01/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANSANTVOORD, PHILIP G Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $112,312.12 Date 10/19/1964 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUPERT, KEITH D Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/15/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESCH, CAROL A Employer name Education Department Amount $112,312.12 Date 07/01/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, ERIC L Employer name Education Department Amount $112,312.12 Date 01/09/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILLEY, BARBARA A Employer name Education Department Amount $112,312.12 Date 02/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, STEVEN R Employer name Education Department Amount $112,312.12 Date 09/10/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERBERIAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 07/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN, KENNETH G Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 09/01/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ-DUARTE, CARMEN G Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLASEUS, TOMAS G Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 02/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAYLAHN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 07/31/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIZEJEWSKI, GERALD J Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/08/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAG, DILIP K Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 04/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REES, RICHARD E, JR Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 01/13/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSEN, DANIEL R Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 06/06/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SYMULA, DEREK J Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 01/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAKADA, HITOMI Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANG, LING Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 05/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WERKING, JAMES A Employer name Department of Health Amount $112,312.12 Date 02/28/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESRICK, DEBORAH L Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $112,312.12 Date 05/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIM, DAVID H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $112,312.12 Date 12/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAFTER, DIANE M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/15/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, JAMES H Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $112,312.12 Date 04/17/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PISCITELLI, PATRICK Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $112,312.12 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERO, RONALD J Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $112,312.12 Date 02/01/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNER, JAMES R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,312.12 Date 03/12/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAMER, BRUCE E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,312.12 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DESILVA, DANIEL J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,312.12 Date 11/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTORANA, CARMEN, JR Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYER, LAUREN P Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VELESKO, CAROL G Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $112,312.12 Date 02/05/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLOGG, JAMES D Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $112,312.12 Date 10/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAPOINTE, GEORGE A, JR Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $112,312.12 Date 01/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PONCE, WENDELL RAMAT Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $112,312.12 Date 01/29/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, ANNE MARGUERITE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRONE, MICHAEL R Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $112,312.12 Date 08/18/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELL, JOHN D Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $112,312.12 Date 06/16/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERNARD, DAVID W Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $112,312.12 Date 07/11/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEGEN, PAUL E Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $112,312.12 Date 11/13/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System