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 MOORE, CORNELIUS Employer name Village of Rye Brook Amount $111,325.11 Date 03/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RYAN, CAROLYN M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $111,324.92 Date 06/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACOBS, DOUGLAS R Employer name Village of Greenport Amount $111,322.37 Date 09/10/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARTMAN, SANDRA A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $111,322.35 Date 09/14/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VASQUEZ, JAIRO M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,321.55 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VALENTIN, NELLY M Employer name UFSD of The Tarrytowns Amount $111,320.36 Date 10/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARNS, M ELIZABETH Employer name Cornell University Amount $111,319.66 Date 08/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SRINARAIN, THAKURDEI Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $111,318.89 Date 08/03/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, PATRICK J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,318.18 Date 06/28/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, ERIC L Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $111,317.64 Date 05/07/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, ANDREW, JR Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $111,317.62 Date 03/16/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENNA, JAMES M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $111,315.04 Date 12/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWARD, DAVID M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,314.80 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SIMONE R Employer name Dutchess County Amount $111,312.85 Date 12/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, BETH A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,312.77 Date 12/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RHINEHART, MARY C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $111,312.20 Date 10/13/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNETT, MARYALICE C Employer name Village of Pelham Manor Amount $111,310.86 Date 08/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIVINO, ROXANNE D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,308.90 Date 02/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HUNDORFEAN, GABRIELA Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,307.74 Date 08/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OBENG, JAMES Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $111,307.19 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'BRIEN, EILEEN Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,306.82 Date 05/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANO, JASON R Employer name City of Fulton Amount $111,302.58 Date 08/25/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCARLATELLI, KENNETH R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,299.95 Date 05/19/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALETTE, HELEN Z Employer name NYC Judges Amount $111,299.94 Date 05/07/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FALCO, ANTHONY T Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $111,298.90 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, CHARLES J Employer name Village of Washingtonville Amount $111,296.96 Date 04/15/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANCHETT, ANDREW C Employer name Office For Technology Amount $111,296.93 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROPER, JEREMY P Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,296.00 Date 05/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EISENSTEIN-ROSAN, POLA F Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,293.00 Date 12/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONEY, KEVIN J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $111,292.70 Date 01/23/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LUBER, JEFFREY H Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,292.33 Date 03/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOSHY, SARAMMA C Employer name Rockland County Amount $111,290.82 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONKLIN, JOHN W Employer name State Bd of Elections Amount $111,289.87 Date 01/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBSON, WILLIAM A, JR Employer name Dutchess County Amount $111,289.81 Date 03/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, BRETT R Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $111,285.02 Date 02/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEWMAN, ALEXANDRA P Employer name Department of Health Amount $111,283.95 Date 12/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LONG, HANNAH S Employer name Department of Law Amount $111,283.77 Date 06/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, THOMAS M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,283.70 Date 05/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI FILIPPO, ARMAND Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $111,282.63 Date 10/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILADELPHIA, LANCE E Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $111,281.68 Date 12/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLBAN, ZOYA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $111,281.68 Date 01/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRAY, MONIQUE B Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,280.88 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMAIS-TENEMILLE, PATRICIA Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $111,276.80 Date 05/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAIRCLOUGH, MILLICENT D Employer name Kingsboro Psych Center Amount $111,276.75 Date 03/17/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANBA, APRIL D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,275.29 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOLOMON, OMAR A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,275.20 Date 05/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYNCH, BETH B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $111,274.48 Date 12/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALL, JOHN E Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,271.36 Date 07/26/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BANGS, SARAH L Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $111,269.34 Date 07/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, ELLEN Employer name Department of Law Amount $111,267.60 Date 06/11/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZAPATA, DENISE C Employer name Eastchester UFSD Amount $111,267.50 Date 06/28/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANCHEZ, JONATHAN Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,266.27 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, LINDA L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,264.04 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KENNEY, NANCY CALO Employer name Medicaid Fraud Control Amount $111,263.34 Date 03/29/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAW, WILLIAM G Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $111,263.27 Date 01/26/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURLINGAME, MICHAEL A Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $111,262.83 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KARPINSKI, DANIEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,261.94 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JOHN C Employer name Erie County Water Authority Amount $111,260.23 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, MATTHEW J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,259.51 Date 12/08/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZLATNISKI, STANLEY R Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,256.34 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PANDOLFO, ROCCO A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $111,255.82 Date 10/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACRI, NICHOLAS D Employer name Hastings-On-Hudson UFSD Amount $111,254.40 Date 09/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRICKETT-MORGAN, ELIZABETH Employer name Department of Law Amount $111,252.88 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, JANICE C Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $111,251.62 Date 02/05/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCHER, KATORI L Employer name Village of Scarsdale Amount $111,251.57 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MURPHY, ROBERT C, JR Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $111,250.58 Date 11/30/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HANNON, EILEEN M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,250.32 Date 05/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEYNE, YOHANCE O Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,249.87 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TANG, ERIC Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,249.87 Date 07/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORSKI, JOHN J Employer name Department of Health Amount $111,248.70 Date 09/26/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARPELLI-DWYER, JUDY M Employer name Office of Mental Health Amount $111,247.88 Date 08/29/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEEHAN, KEVIN B Employer name City of Albany Amount $111,245.70 Date 01/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COOTS, DANIEL E Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $111,245.27 Date 08/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TORRES, IGNACIO A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $111,244.40 Date 04/12/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSS, MARK S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,244.01 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC GOVERN, JUSTIN H Employer name City of White Plains Amount $111,241.96 Date 09/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PALMER, DAVID A Employer name Erie County Amount $111,241.85 Date 01/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVIS, DEBORAH K Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $111,240.41 Date 08/11/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTEL, MARK J Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $111,239.57 Date 04/24/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEXTON, JOHN Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $111,239.55 Date 12/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARLING, MICHELE Employer name Onteora CSD at Boiceville Amount $111,239.40 Date 09/03/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIVKIN-MAC DONALD, NATALYA Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $111,238.50 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMALL, ADAM E Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $111,238.50 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LISA M Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $111,238.50 Date 05/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASSIN, BRIT Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,236.80 Date 01/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRY, ERIC J Employer name Housing Trust Fund Corp. Amount $111,236.11 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OWENS, BRIAN G Employer name City of Troy Amount $111,233.62 Date 09/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EBNER, FRED G Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $111,233.53 Date 12/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOBSON, KEITH M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,231.85 Date 06/11/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSENBERGER, STEVEN R Employer name Baldwinsville CSD Amount $111,231.21 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRUJILLO, GLORIA N Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,230.52 Date 04/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC LEAN, JARRED T Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $111,230.51 Date 10/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, EDWARD W Employer name City of Albany Amount $111,230.29 Date 07/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORD, LAURIE ANN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $111,230.13 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCIAVILLO, VITO D Employer name Greenville Fire District Amount $111,229.85 Date 02/17/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEVINE-SORKIN, HEIDI S Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $111,228.71 Date 01/11/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYONS, KATHERINE M Employer name Orange County Amount $111,228.68 Date 09/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEA-JIMENEZ, ASTRID Employer name Lexington School For The Deaf Amount $111,226.92 Date 03/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALDRICH, MATTHEW H Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $111,221.46 Date 03/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIAS, ROSE L Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $111,217.17 Date 04/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System