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 KRYAGIN, ANNA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,728.30 Date 01/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STALZER, JOSEPH W Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,727.34 Date 03/04/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINS, PAUL A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,726.30 Date 05/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MINK, DAVID J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $107,722.34 Date 07/09/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEWIS, JOANNE K Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $107,721.01 Date 08/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAGEL, JODI L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,718.49 Date 11/15/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEAN, CHRISTINA Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $107,717.37 Date 05/31/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIOTTI, CATHRINE R Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $107,716.49 Date 08/28/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELTRAN, KAREN T Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 10/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESHARIM, CAREN R Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 01/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORBAS, STEPHANIE Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 07/04/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, MAKARIA L Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 01/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBAUM, MICHELLE L Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 02/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSO, DANIELLE Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 07/31/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IANNACE, JOHN-PAUL A Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 05/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name INZERO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 06/29/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEANTY, WIENIA Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAKANJIL, WINSTON Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 07/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHESE, SHELLY Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 09/25/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARMORATO, ANTONIETTA U Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 03/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, BRIAN D Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 05/05/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'NEIL, JOHN J Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 06/05/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTINI, MELISSA-JEAN Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 08/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNG, HOLLY C Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,713.18 Date 02/25/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDERHOOF, TINA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,713.05 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LABRECHE, DEBORAH M Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $107,713.03 Date 04/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNES, RICHARD Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,712.91 Date 09/12/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKAGGS, TERRY C Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,710.76 Date 07/02/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, TIMOTHY R Employer name SUNY Stony Brook Amount $107,710.63 Date 08/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEWITT, JOHN J Employer name Washington Corr Facility Amount $107,710.16 Date 05/17/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOTTONE, THOMAS G Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,709.19 Date 08/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WITTY-LEWIS, COSETTE Employer name Town of Massena Amount $107,708.00 Date 10/03/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STACK, JAMES D Employer name Monroe County Amount $107,707.89 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACOMPORA, THERESA FRANCES Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $107,707.79 Date 07/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILSON, TRENT L Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,707.50 Date 09/22/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILSON, VINCENT R, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,706.42 Date 01/07/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PERO, KIRK E Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,706.27 Date 05/19/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FORGIONE, BARBARA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $107,705.07 Date 07/01/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PERRONE, DEBORAH L Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $107,704.91 Date 08/08/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HONG, YU JIN Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $107,703.70 Date 02/01/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, LISA M Employer name Auburn City School Dist Amount $107,702.56 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ISBISTER, IAN P Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $107,702.02 Date 02/22/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COGNETTA, SALVITORE P Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $107,701.54 Date 06/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRONKWRIGHT, JOHN P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 3 Amount $107,700.34 Date 05/24/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRAWFORD, TANISHA R Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $107,699.64 Date 04/12/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARLMAN, BRIAN D Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,699.01 Date 12/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELEGRINOS, CONSTANCE A Employer name Massapequa Bd of Water Commis Amount $107,698.24 Date 05/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZGERALD, KATHLEEN A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,696.76 Date 08/08/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC ANDREW, EDWARD P Employer name Sullivan County Amount $107,695.27 Date 06/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MERRICK, SARAH G Employer name Onondaga County Amount $107,694.93 Date 06/09/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARGUILO, MARYANN Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,693.27 Date 05/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINN, WILLIAM Q Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,690.03 Date 04/29/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLAUBERMAN, THOMAS, JR Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,688.97 Date 09/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HUMMEL, BRUCE A Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $107,688.69 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIGLIO, ALBERT J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,688.08 Date 07/09/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, YVETTE CHANCELLOR Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,688.08 Date 04/24/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRELLA, DANIEL A Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,688.08 Date 01/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, SCOTT C Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,688.08 Date 01/16/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARVER, DONALD J Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,688.08 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RESZKOWSKI, MICHAEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,686.11 Date 01/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, KELLY Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,686.00 Date 04/13/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THURSTON, MARK A Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $107,685.41 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOVITSKY, BRIAN W Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,684.75 Date 07/23/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCOTT, GREGORY Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,684.64 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AFFORTUNATO, MARIO Employer name Dept Transportation Reg 11 Amount $107,682.78 Date 08/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHEA, TIMOTHY K Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $107,682.77 Date 04/25/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPINOSA, JERRY T Employer name Town of Carmel Amount $107,682.36 Date 03/30/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY-SCHEID, DIANA Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,681.62 Date 01/10/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHRISTIE, TAMARA B Employer name Department of Law Amount $107,679.52 Date 01/26/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, DEEPA Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $107,678.86 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, ANTHONY W Employer name Putnam County Amount $107,678.33 Date 04/06/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASSELLA, BRIAN G Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,677.00 Date 05/28/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORDEN, PATRICK J Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $107,675.55 Date 03/27/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLAGHER, WILLIAM J, III Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $107,673.82 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MARUSICH, MICHAEL Employer name Town of Tuxedo Amount $107,672.50 Date 06/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REGAN, KRIS N Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $107,672.22 Date 07/25/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DINKINS-PRYCE, RAMONA L Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $107,670.51 Date 07/26/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIARDINO, CHRISTOPHER J Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,669.94 Date 01/11/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEHOE, SHAUN A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,669.61 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DE PERNO, LAURIE L Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $107,668.54 Date 04/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURIEL, JOSEPH Z Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,668.09 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA-FOURNIER, JAREEZA U Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $107,667.74 Date 02/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIOFFI, MICHAEL C Employer name Thruway Authority Amount $107,666.17 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORREIA, ADAM H Employer name City of Rochester Amount $107,665.61 Date 11/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANTOR, LAURA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,664.71 Date 06/25/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MCNIFF, ALAN K Employer name Penfield CSD Amount $107,662.68 Date 08/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, MICHAEL Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $107,662.58 Date 09/26/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLF, EDWARD T Employer name Elmira Corr Facility Amount $107,662.41 Date 11/07/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, JOHN A Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $107,661.98 Date 11/10/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, KYLE J Employer name Village of Monroe Amount $107,661.86 Date 10/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RACZKA, EUGENE W Employer name Water Auth of West Nassau Co Amount $107,661.20 Date 09/16/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOSCIA, MATTHEW O Employer name Putnam County Amount $107,661.14 Date 02/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DENT, RAMONA Employer name Carthage CSD Amount $107,658.96 Date 09/04/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PELHAM, ANDREW D, JR Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,658.32 Date 04/09/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WATKINS, RALPH L Employer name NYS Community Supervision Amount $107,656.05 Date 03/11/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CANTELMO, NICHOLAS Employer name Coxsackie Corr Facility Amount $107,655.69 Date 11/17/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, CHRISTINA R Employer name City of White Plains Amount $107,655.45 Date 01/12/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENTHORN, DUANE B Employer name Town of Orangetown Amount $107,655.42 Date 08/27/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NANTON, CLARICE V Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,654.82 Date 10/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICAPITO, JO-ANNE Employer name Lakeland CSD of Shrub Oak Amount $107,653.67 Date 08/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System