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 MARSH, ANN M Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $109,694.06 Date 02/24/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SERRANO, MIGUEL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,693.79 Date 10/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, JOHN J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,693.30 Date 07/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALERA, PATRICK D Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $109,693.30 Date 09/29/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC FERRAN, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Health Amount $109,693.30 Date 12/12/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, TRACY L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $109,692.27 Date 12/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGLESBEE, MONET T Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,692.01 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, MICHAEL T Employer name Office of General Services Amount $109,691.86 Date 12/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YU, XIAXIA Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $109,689.83 Date 10/24/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, JOHN D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $109,689.56 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name COHEN, HARVEY Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $109,688.71 Date 04/18/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, PAMM L Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $109,687.70 Date 09/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATCHETT, RONALD R, II Employer name Ridge Road Fire District Amount $109,686.90 Date 09/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RIEBEL, ANDREW G Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $109,686.39 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVER, JESSICA E Employer name Office NYS Inspector General Amount $109,685.91 Date 05/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIX, LINDA L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $109,684.23 Date 04/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCESE, NEIL J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,683.68 Date 11/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOD, ELIZABETH C Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $109,683.04 Date 11/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEAT, DAVID V Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $109,682.94 Date 08/05/1974 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORNER, TODD M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $109,682.58 Date 09/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAHN, LISA A Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,682.31 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOSCO, ROBERT Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,682.21 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTERELLA, BARRY Employer name Village of Mamaroneck Amount $109,681.69 Date 02/07/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUBY, MARK J Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $109,681.15 Date 11/23/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name UBALDI, NORMA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $109,680.58 Date 07/22/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, KEVIN Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $109,680.32 Date 02/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LECHMANSKI, DOROTHY V Employer name Office Parks, Rec & Hist Pres Amount $109,679.94 Date 12/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OGDEN, DEBRA S Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,676.94 Date 11/08/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AQUILINA, JAMES C Employer name Nassau County Amount $109,676.06 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARNER, MARGARET K Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $109,675.80 Date 09/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEWART, LARKLAND Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,675.44 Date 07/27/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTOINE, MAUREEN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $109,674.16 Date 12/10/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORABAWILA, VAJEERA S Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $109,674.03 Date 10/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RONCA, DANIEL P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $109,673.90 Date 02/21/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHMIEDER, ANDREW A Employer name Hewlett-Woodmere UFSD Amount $109,672.87 Date 11/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SICKO, COLLEEN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $109,672.75 Date 08/07/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITEBREAD, RICHARD W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $109,672.26 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCOTT, DOUGLAS W Employer name Office of General Services Amount $109,669.19 Date 02/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOPKINS, JOYCE C Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $109,668.97 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEIN, MICHAEL A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $109,668.97 Date 03/25/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROZZOLI, STEPHEN A Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $109,668.34 Date 05/31/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, WILLIAM H Employer name Education Department Amount $109,668.34 Date 07/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CURRIE, DAVID R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $109,668.34 Date 04/28/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIELD, PASCALE ANNE Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $109,668.34 Date 01/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINI, GREGORY C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,668.03 Date 05/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name JEAN-PIERRE, GERALD N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,668.00 Date 10/26/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEIKERT, GEORGE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $109,667.97 Date 04/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENWICK, CHRISTOPHER K Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $109,667.52 Date 01/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONNORS, JAYA L Employer name Appellate Div 3Rd Dept Amount $109,667.52 Date 01/31/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRIMHALL, CARIANNE Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $109,667.52 Date 11/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, CLAUDIA JEAN Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $109,667.52 Date 01/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOURIHAN, MAUREEN C Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $109,667.52 Date 12/11/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISEY, MARCILYN L Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $109,667.52 Date 10/22/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PATEL, HIRALKUMAR R Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $109,667.04 Date 12/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESTON, AMANDA J Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $109,666.67 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCAGLIONE, DAVID D Employer name Essex County Amount $109,666.46 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANSEN, ERIC O Employer name City of White Plains Amount $109,665.05 Date 03/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TOM, SHAJAN Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $109,664.74 Date 04/06/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BILLINGS, RICHARD E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,664.65 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOGOIAN, MARISA G Employer name St Lawrence Psych Center Amount $109,662.17 Date 05/06/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOWEN, CHARLES J Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,660.25 Date 01/04/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TURNER, RONALD L Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $109,659.14 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRUNNER, MARCI L Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $109,658.57 Date 06/30/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLYNN, BRYAN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,656.52 Date 06/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALVERNAZ, ANTHONY A Employer name City of Elmira Amount $109,655.79 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PIRRI, MARK A Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,655.46 Date 05/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIM, JENNIFER J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $109,655.46 Date 08/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NALLI, KATHLEEN M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $109,655.04 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIRABELLA, MICHAEL Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,654.66 Date 01/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, ALLISON J Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $109,654.26 Date 07/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILLIPS, GREGORY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $109,654.07 Date 02/10/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RETTIG, WILLIAM L Employer name Hudson River Park Trust Amount $109,653.84 Date 05/07/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CRACKEN, COURTNEY L Employer name Dept of Agriculture & Markets Amount $109,653.61 Date 07/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANDINO, ANTHONY J, JR Employer name Education Department Amount $109,653.61 Date 04/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEWIS, AUDREY V Employer name Department of Health Amount $109,653.61 Date 11/14/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALMER, SHERI L Employer name Department of Health Amount $109,653.61 Date 04/21/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLBY, MICHAEL W Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $109,653.61 Date 11/21/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRADY, ROBERT T Employer name Westchester County Amount $109,653.02 Date 11/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRICHARAN, ANN MARIE P Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $109,652.78 Date 01/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DADE, JOSEPH L, JR Employer name City of Albany Amount $109,652.60 Date 05/21/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DEGENER, GARY Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $109,652.39 Date 04/12/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRASER, DONALD R Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $109,651.33 Date 08/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK-GLEN, MARGAREE Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $109,651.23 Date 06/08/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUILL, SHANE M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,649.78 Date 10/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELOTTO, KIMBERLY L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $109,649.78 Date 08/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUHOVSKY, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Suffolk County Amount $109,648.34 Date 04/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RENZI, ERIC Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $109,647.97 Date 04/24/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOCHNER, AMY E Employer name NYS Higher Education Services Amount $109,647.91 Date 10/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZWIEBACH, GARY A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $109,647.09 Date 07/05/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARIOTTI, MARY A Employer name Department of Transportation Amount $109,646.62 Date 06/09/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JACKSON, MARK L Employer name Department of Law Amount $109,646.10 Date 06/21/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DAVID G Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $109,644.50 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGANO, MARCO Employer name 10Th Jd Nassau Nonjudicial Amount $109,644.50 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHMIDT, VINCENT Employer name Supreme Ct-Queens Co Amount $109,644.50 Date 05/24/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANNON, MICHAEL J Employer name Monroe County Amount $109,641.22 Date 08/19/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GORDANIER, CHARLES M Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $109,641.03 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YARK, GLENN C Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $109,639.95 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LYDEN, SANDRA J Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $109,637.88 Date 10/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INNES, JAMIE L Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,637.14 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CORLETTA, MICHAEL A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $109,636.19 Date 06/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System