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 JORIF-MANGANE, DARLENE Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $111,217.17 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name D'ALESSIO, CHRISTIE L Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $111,217.17 Date 11/29/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOROWITZ, LEDRA H Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 06/09/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DEVIN R Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 08/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, SAUL Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 12/22/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, JESSICA G C Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 01/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS-MURRAY, KINANDA Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 09/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARA, LOUIS J Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 05/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARNETT, PETER S Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 10/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERS, JANET Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 08/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENZEL, ANDREW P Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 07/28/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORTES-TOWER, KAREN M C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $111,217.17 Date 10/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPKY, STEPHANIE L Employer name Brookhaven-Comsewogue UFSD Amount $111,216.75 Date 07/01/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTULA, ROWENA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $111,215.64 Date 03/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POLITO, JOSHUA R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,214.07 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SABELLICO, THOMAS M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $111,212.89 Date 04/05/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEARY, WILLIAM E, JR Employer name Erie County Amount $111,212.59 Date 01/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAYTON, ALONZO Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $111,211.91 Date 10/04/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KANE, DANIEL J Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $111,211.49 Date 04/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HOWELL-SAPP, DETREL M Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $111,210.78 Date 09/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUSTAFSON, PAUL E Employer name SUNY College Techn Farmingdale Amount $111,210.18 Date 01/28/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BISHOP, STEPHEN K Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $111,208.85 Date 09/10/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOUGLASS, JAMES T, JR Employer name Adirondack Correction Facility Amount $111,207.42 Date 08/02/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FELDER, KIM Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,205.69 Date 07/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURTURRO, KELLY R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $111,203.79 Date 01/01/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSE, ALLEN D Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,203.58 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WENTLAND, THOMAS S Employer name Town of Cheektowaga Amount $111,202.12 Date 01/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, KRISTY L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,201.01 Date 02/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OKPALA, JOSHUA C Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $111,199.67 Date 01/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COUTURE, DANIEL J Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $111,199.44 Date 06/14/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NWUBA, IHENJIBUCHI V Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,199.02 Date 04/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CABRERA, LILLIAN Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $111,197.43 Date 07/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORNT, DANIEL T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,197.41 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name AMORIM, MARIA A Employer name Town of East Fishkill Amount $111,196.29 Date 09/03/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEMAND, DAVID M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $111,196.13 Date 07/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE MOTT, CHRISTIAN G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,192.20 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CONTENTO, MICHAEL J Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $111,190.54 Date 07/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DEA, KRISTINE M Employer name 10Th Jd Suffolk Co Nonjudicial Amount $111,190.37 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINA, AMIE, MRS Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $111,189.74 Date 07/26/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWARTZ, MICHAEL N Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,188.91 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MAZZEO, MICHAEL D., JR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $111,188.89 Date 11/22/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VITI, VINCENT M Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $111,188.29 Date 11/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATIF, MOHAMMAD A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $111,187.29 Date 02/11/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWNS, RYAN P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $111,185.95 Date 01/10/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WISNESKI, THOMAS J Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $111,185.79 Date 06/29/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEVINE, MICHELE F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,184.50 Date 12/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, WILLIAM Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,184.40 Date 04/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERLIN, CYNDEE D Employer name Department of State Amount $111,182.68 Date 03/01/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACH, STEPHEN F Employer name Temporary & Disability Assist Amount $111,182.04 Date 10/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BALFOUR, KENDALE A Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $111,181.81 Date 09/21/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMACK, MIROSLAWA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,179.34 Date 05/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELEN, JOAN E Employer name NYC Civil Court Amount $111,175.05 Date 12/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSANO, NICHOLAS Employer name Village of Valley Stream Amount $111,172.55 Date 12/17/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, ANMARI R Employer name SUNY Maritime College Amount $111,171.49 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CARLO, NICOLE L Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $111,171.32 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARNAZZA, MICHAEL G Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $111,170.81 Date 03/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EARSLEY, CAMILLE A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $111,169.78 Date 08/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HULSE, CHRISTIAN S Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $111,167.31 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MENZIE, MATTHEW J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $111,167.09 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CALORICO, JOSEPH G Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,165.98 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BELLANTONI, FRANCESCO A Employer name Village of Pelham Amount $111,165.71 Date 08/22/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHEPARDSON, RHONDA T Employer name Town of Huntington Amount $111,164.01 Date 01/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, KATHIE Employer name Glen Cove Public Library Amount $111,161.29 Date 01/16/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETZLAFF, RICHARD J Employer name Erie County Amount $111,160.88 Date 10/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARRERO, YVONNE Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $111,153.38 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, DOROTHEA E Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $111,152.68 Date 08/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAMBARDELLA, MARIA A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $111,150.84 Date 11/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, GEORGE K Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,150.16 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HART, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,150.00 Date 06/13/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIHALEK, JOHN L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,149.63 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TURK, ANGELA Employer name Orange County Amount $111,148.22 Date 11/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAYER, CHARLES Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $111,147.18 Date 10/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUTRONA, CHRISTA M Employer name Erie County Amount $111,146.48 Date 12/20/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, STEVEN P Employer name City of Ithaca Amount $111,146.22 Date 05/08/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HSIA, JO LO Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,144.57 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, JAMES S Employer name Schenectady County Amount $111,143.05 Date 09/11/1969 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIU, JINFAR Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,142.50 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHAUB, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Rockland County Amount $111,142.48 Date 08/25/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BASSETT, KATHLEEN T Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,141.46 Date 09/22/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLEMING, ROBERT P Employer name Malverne UFSD Amount $111,141.46 Date 10/15/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALKINS, JEFFREY R Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $111,141.08 Date 10/04/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEVEL, STEVEN V Employer name Division of State Police Amount $111,140.47 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAHLMANN, RALPH F Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $111,140.29 Date 09/09/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, CHARLES M H Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $111,138.59 Date 01/13/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILLER, ROBERT P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $111,137.12 Date 07/29/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CZELUSNIAK, SUSAN M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $111,136.74 Date 07/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, LORRAINE Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $111,136.14 Date 08/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TUITE, PATRICK J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $111,135.26 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name IRWIN, JONATHAN J Employer name Putnam County Amount $111,130.44 Date 12/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, MICHAEL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $111,129.86 Date 05/26/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURDY, MATTHEW R Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $111,129.13 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBANES, ELIZABETH Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,128.62 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FICO, JOHN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,128.62 Date 10/15/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, SUSAN B Employer name Westchester County Amount $111,128.62 Date 01/06/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, STEVE Employer name NY Institute Special Education Amount $111,126.95 Date 11/25/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, WILLIAM A Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $111,126.07 Date 11/14/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUNDI, BHAJAN S Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $111,125.37 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOTT, MILES J Employer name Town of North Hempstead Amount $111,123.30 Date 05/11/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURNS, ALLYSON D Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $111,122.98 Date 11/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLETTI, DEBORAH Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $111,122.95 Date 03/05/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System