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 MAYER, LAUREL E.S Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $108,141.63 Date 12/30/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUDHRY, ZAINAB A Employer name Department of Law Amount $108,138.92 Date 07/19/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEUER, CYNTHIA Employer name Kirby Forensic Psych Center Amount $108,138.89 Date 08/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBANESE, MARY ELLEN B Employer name Orange County Amount $108,138.46 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSS, MARK P, SR Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $108,137.64 Date 09/14/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANDALL, KEVIN J Employer name Clinton Corr Facility Amount $108,134.96 Date 10/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, JASON W Employer name Dutchess County Amount $108,134.89 Date 11/27/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAHNHAUSER, JOAN S Employer name Emma S Clark Memorial Library Amount $108,132.77 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, VERA B Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $108,132.70 Date 06/20/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, MONICA Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,132.08 Date 09/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HICKS, JUDITH M Employer name Ninth Judicial Dist Amount $108,131.73 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARRAN, COLETTE S Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,130.89 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOMEZ, CARLOS J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $108,129.68 Date 08/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MOHRMANN, CHRISTOPHER E Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $108,129.66 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIMMONS, MARK E Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $108,129.56 Date 01/14/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RESTAINO, ANTHONY J Employer name Niagara County Amount $108,129.39 Date 09/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARNELL, KATHRYN E Employer name Housing Finance Agcy Amount $108,129.10 Date 04/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAMBERS, THEUDIA A M Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $108,124.94 Date 03/27/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FATA, LORRAINE Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $108,124.13 Date 07/29/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BLANCHARD, JASON T Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,121.88 Date 07/31/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILSON, TANIA V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $108,121.58 Date 05/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUENCH, DAVID A Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $108,119.08 Date 12/14/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTIN, ADRIANA M Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,117.14 Date 09/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELWARARI, DEBORAH C Employer name East Islip Public Library Amount $108,117.10 Date 08/31/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITELSON, BENJAMIN D Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,115.97 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SANDERS, JORDY M Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,115.96 Date 08/14/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GESNER, RENA P Employer name Ramapo CSD Amount $108,115.40 Date 09/05/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOIANOVICH, MARK D Employer name City of Rochester Amount $108,114.75 Date 03/07/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TUCKER, JACQUELINE Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $108,114.23 Date 06/12/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIM, CHRISTOPHER R Employer name Dept of Public Service Amount $108,114.23 Date 12/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODRIGUEZ, J ANTONIO Employer name Dept of Economic Development Amount $108,114.23 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAUSS, RICHARD A Employer name Nassau County Amount $108,109.69 Date 04/29/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, DONNA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $108,109.22 Date 12/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KIBBIN, THERESA E Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $108,109.22 Date 04/09/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, MELISSA E Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $108,107.36 Date 07/17/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAHAM, NISHA Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $108,107.20 Date 04/12/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLEN, DONALD V Employer name City of Kingston Amount $108,106.99 Date 01/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VELAZQUEZ, ELENA M Employer name Appellate Div 1St Dept Amount $108,106.85 Date 01/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOE, SANDRA S Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $108,104.84 Date 10/04/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, LESLIE R Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $108,104.68 Date 02/14/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, RENEE E Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $108,103.45 Date 03/20/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORT, GWENDOLYN A Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $108,103.45 Date 12/06/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NALLY, MARGARET M Employer name Office For Technology Amount $108,103.31 Date 06/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERSONNA, GEORGETTE Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $108,102.66 Date 11/09/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENNARD, RAYMOND H Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,101.61 Date 02/27/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHE, MICHAEL R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,098.57 Date 11/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MYSLBORSKI, ANDREW P Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,098.22 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEMPSEY, STEPHEN M Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $108,097.58 Date 01/18/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LATO, KARLA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,095.70 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FENELL, JOSEPH R Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $108,094.53 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WILBER, GEORGE I Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $108,094.34 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DWYER, TIMOTHY J Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $108,093.17 Date 05/12/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICKETTS, THOMAS F Employer name Fillmore CSD Amount $108,091.86 Date 12/02/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSSIE, MATTHEW C Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $108,091.00 Date 03/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REID, RENEE L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $108,090.57 Date 07/28/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERGUSON, TOD A Employer name Monroe County Water Authority Amount $108,090.52 Date 04/22/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOKINHAM, LEONA Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $108,090.20 Date 12/18/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEGATO, JEFFERY J Employer name City of Port Jervis Amount $108,088.70 Date 08/10/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CARLSON, JAMES J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,087.90 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUSS, ROXANNE M Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $108,087.15 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAHNER, CANDYCE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,086.01 Date 12/06/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANCUSO, ANTHONY Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $108,085.06 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MAGGIO, CONSTANCE M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $108,084.89 Date 12/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANDAIRE, JOE Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $108,084.44 Date 02/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHWEDLER, MICHAEL S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,084.41 Date 02/14/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TRAVIS, ROBERT W Employer name Taconic DDSO Amount $108,084.15 Date 09/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAXWELL, MARY ANN Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $108,083.00 Date 08/07/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, ROBBIN M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $108,082.97 Date 05/01/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAINES, GINA M Employer name Westchester County Amount $108,080.13 Date 02/02/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CANNEY, JASON R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,079.80 Date 05/08/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BERZLER, PHILIP M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $108,078.87 Date 12/21/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARIENZO, ROBERT S Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $108,078.36 Date 07/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS, RORY K Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $108,078.00 Date 01/27/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILAKDHARRY, JAINARINE P Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $108,078.00 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, GEORGE C Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $108,077.73 Date 11/08/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOOMIS, RICHARD A Employer name Hudson Corr Facility Amount $108,076.66 Date 09/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPANOPOULOS, JAMES Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $108,074.12 Date 12/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALONE, JOSEPH Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $108,073.54 Date 10/14/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KURIAN, SABU P Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $108,073.20 Date 09/04/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RULISON, JACOB N Employer name Dept of Financial Services Amount $108,072.80 Date 09/25/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEITZ, GERALDINE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $108,072.09 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DARE, DAVID A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,068.57 Date 08/05/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SIPOS, JOHN J Employer name Department of Law Amount $108,067.58 Date 10/29/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAMPBELL, DENISE D Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $108,067.50 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEONARDO, MARIA Employer name Central Islip UFSD Amount $108,067.50 Date 10/21/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCARCELLA, ANDREW J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $108,067.42 Date 08/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SALVO, GERRY Employer name Town of Harrison Amount $108,067.03 Date 09/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAFT, SAYRA J Employer name Office For Technology Amount $108,065.96 Date 12/20/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLINS, HYACINTH M Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $108,062.46 Date 11/17/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONEGAN, EVAN F Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $108,061.98 Date 12/06/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MILZA, MICHAEL E Employer name Orange County Amount $108,061.89 Date 03/04/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TALERICO, JOHN Employer name Oneida County Amount $108,061.80 Date 03/03/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSSDALE, CORINDA Employer name Monroe County Amount $108,060.93 Date 06/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, DARYLL A Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $108,060.30 Date 05/09/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMA, PATRICIA G Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $108,060.30 Date 09/26/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MUZZI, PETER J Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $108,060.17 Date 07/10/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, PAUL R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $108,056.54 Date 04/21/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D' AGOSTINO, SAMUEL Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $108,054.87 Date 02/09/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name USUGA, JOSE L Employer name Taconic Corr Facility Amount $108,054.72 Date 12/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COX, JOHN J Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $108,053.93 Date 10/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System