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 MALICKI, KEVIN E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,654.21 Date 01/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, BRYAN A Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,654.15 Date 06/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALANDRA, SALVATORE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $108,653.74 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PEACOCK, WILLIAM J Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,653.52 Date 09/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DIMICK, SANDRA A Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $108,650.23 Date 03/24/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AKHAND, ABDUL K Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $108,649.61 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ASHLEY, NICOLE M Employer name Boces St Lawrence Lewis Amount $108,649.28 Date 10/01/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, FABIAN A Employer name Bedford Hills Corr Facility Amount $108,648.14 Date 02/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKRABACZ, JAMES R Employer name Buffalo Sewer Authority Amount $108,646.90 Date 03/03/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIEFF, MARY C Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,646.51 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, TERRANCE A, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,645.73 Date 04/20/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLDSTEIN, RANDY A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $108,643.03 Date 10/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHEW, RAJAN T Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,642.34 Date 10/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLIFFORD, CONRAD C Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,642.13 Date 07/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORD, RICHARD M Employer name Office of Public Safety Amount $108,641.78 Date 11/20/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERTCH, ANDREW D Employer name Dept Transportation Region 6 Amount $108,639.95 Date 04/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOKEY, PAUL R Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $108,639.57 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, ANNE M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $108,639.20 Date 01/12/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BLASETTI, SCOTT M Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,638.83 Date 04/15/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURGHER, ROBERT A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $108,638.54 Date 01/20/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CADY, J KEVIN Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,638.53 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HAHN, RICHARD A Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $108,638.25 Date 09/19/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREUTZER, ERIC J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,637.62 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRUSINO, KARL P Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $108,636.49 Date 07/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOORE, PATRICK D Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,636.00 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WITT, JASON R Employer name Orange County Amount $108,633.74 Date 12/18/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIDDI, VAMSHI K Employer name Office For Technology Amount $108,633.24 Date 10/28/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARMINGTON, PAUL M Employer name City of Niagara Falls Amount $108,632.48 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VAIL, STEVEN Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $108,632.43 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EVANS, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $108,632.37 Date 06/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DONNELLY, ANNETTE D Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,632.22 Date 07/05/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANNUNZIATA, NUNZIO Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,632.09 Date 11/03/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KREMENEK, AMY D Employer name Onondaga County Amount $108,631.35 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, STEVE R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,629.84 Date 12/02/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAUSSEL, DOUGLAS M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,627.40 Date 12/22/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHOI, CHUNG WING Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $108,626.12 Date 10/20/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BECHARD, MARK J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $108,624.82 Date 05/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIGOBOFF, EILEEN R Employer name Buffalo Psych Center Amount $108,624.24 Date 11/01/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIEBELT, RALPH Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $108,624.11 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,622.71 Date 12/10/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, KEITH E Employer name Orange County Amount $108,622.57 Date 06/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOKOTAJLO, JON J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,621.32 Date 01/18/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANSUR, WARREN K Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $108,621.12 Date 11/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, RICHARD G Employer name Dutchess County Amount $108,620.03 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JAMES Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $108,618.91 Date 07/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAYTAIAN, DAVID N Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,618.90 Date 08/30/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAGNER, GEORGE C Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,617.65 Date 07/23/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, ESTHER Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,615.65 Date 01/15/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TERRY, PAMELA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,615.18 Date 03/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NICOLL-DUFFY, MICHELLE R Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $108,614.11 Date 02/19/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUGEBAUER, RICHARD Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $108,613.56 Date 04/21/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINN, GARY S Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $108,613.56 Date 07/03/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEADLEY, CHRISTOPHER H Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $108,613.29 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRISVOLD, ANDREW S Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,612.60 Date 06/16/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARMSTRONG, JENNIFER A Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $108,612.09 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANZ, WILLIAM R, JR Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,611.48 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RANSOM, WILLIAM A, III Employer name Town of Newburgh Amount $108,610.82 Date 08/31/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MC KEEVER, KEVIN J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,610.34 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, CHARLES A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,610.16 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name NELSON, TIMOTHY R Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $108,606.32 Date 02/16/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, ROBERT C, JR Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,604.99 Date 12/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLTAN, ROBERT S Employer name Hudson & Black Riv Reg Dist Amount $108,604.30 Date 05/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATZMON, SHIRA J Employer name NYC Family Court Amount $108,602.57 Date 03/10/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA POINTE, DAWN M Employer name Office of Employee Relations Amount $108,602.35 Date 11/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZCZUR, TARAS D Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,600.07 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIANCOLA, THOMAS J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $108,598.90 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, RUSSELL J Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,597.92 Date 09/07/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BURROWS, TISHA A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,595.70 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHO, EUN KYUNG ERIN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,595.70 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAY, ROSALIND C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,595.70 Date 01/16/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, ROBERT V Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,595.70 Date 12/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERR, SHAUNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,595.70 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIGHTSTONE, JESSICA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,595.70 Date 10/24/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OPISSO, LAWRENCE N Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,595.70 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PITMAN, MICHELLE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,595.70 Date 08/04/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOMARO, ELENA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,595.70 Date 11/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DICKETT, MICHAEL A Employer name Dutchess County Amount $108,594.58 Date 12/01/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, DANIEL J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $108,594.57 Date 02/29/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name THORSON, DANIEL K Employer name Town of Montgomery Amount $108,593.84 Date 08/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SUAREZ, SHEILA Employer name City of White Plains Amount $108,592.41 Date 01/20/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EVANS, THOMAS M Employer name Southport Correction Facility Amount $108,591.82 Date 10/07/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, MORGAN A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,590.12 Date 01/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, RICHARD F Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,589.32 Date 02/29/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EBERHARDT, ANDREW Employer name Orange County Amount $108,588.98 Date 07/24/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SARAH E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,587.83 Date 09/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUINI, JOSEPH F Employer name Department of Health Amount $108,586.99 Date 08/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLSZIO, JAMES R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,586.41 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAGNASCO, VALERIE A Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,584.92 Date 10/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONROY, DENNIS P Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $108,584.87 Date 06/20/1973 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAREIS, PAUL J Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $108,582.10 Date 05/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MIGHELLS, STEVEN A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $108,580.37 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEAN, ADAM L Employer name Div Criminal Justice Serv Amount $108,578.69 Date 04/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANN, RALPH W, JR Employer name City of Fulton Amount $108,576.76 Date 07/17/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name METZGER, FREDRICK J Employer name Roslyn UFSD Amount $108,576.16 Date 10/10/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZELLI, BRIAN J Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $108,576.02 Date 09/18/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, VICKIE A Employer name Education Department Amount $108,575.96 Date 08/08/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VEGA, DOLLY S Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $108,575.56 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENWARE, AARON P Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $108,571.25 Date 08/11/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOLAN, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name City of Middletown Amount $108,567.94 Date 08/21/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MACK, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $108,566.07 Date 01/19/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System