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 MC CARTHY, CAROLINE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,401.50 Date 11/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FIORE-ROSENFELD, STEVE Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,401.40 Date 04/07/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPRINGER, DARYL Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,400.58 Date 10/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, JENNIFER M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $107,399.87 Date 07/29/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREEN, CARL L Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,398.86 Date 05/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PHILIP, LUCY Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $107,398.31 Date 06/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENNIS, JOSHUA M Employer name Hilton CSD Amount $107,398.20 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNNS, THOMAS A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,396.74 Date 04/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GROSSGOLD, JACQUELINE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,396.60 Date 07/06/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTCHKO, ANDREW Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $107,394.10 Date 06/20/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOMENICK, RICHARD E Employer name Schenectady Housing Authority Amount $107,391.56 Date 02/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODWELL, FELICIA Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,390.30 Date 11/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMITH, JESSICA S Employer name Office For Technology Amount $107,389.39 Date 09/16/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, MICHAEL J Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,388.21 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR, JAMES F Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $107,387.86 Date 09/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ELLIOTT, JOHN R Employer name Village of Ossining Amount $107,382.36 Date 07/07/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LOGUE, EMILY Employer name NYS Joint Comm Public Ethics Amount $107,381.53 Date 02/12/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROSZ-POLLIN, LORRAINE E Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,381.50 Date 05/16/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASCIOLI, ANGELO A Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $107,381.04 Date 07/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHAH, RAJEN S Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $107,380.31 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULVEY, MELISSA A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $107,379.59 Date 09/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAPUTO, DONNA L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,378.94 Date 07/20/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINDONI, MATTHEW A Employer name Lincoln Corr Facility Amount $107,377.64 Date 01/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CAULEY, TERENCE P Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,377.60 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GUTOWSKI, ROBIN A Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Civil Branch Amount $107,375.18 Date 01/22/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAZZANO, JOSEPH K Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,375.09 Date 10/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENFANTE, MICHAEL C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,373.97 Date 04/20/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHZADPOUR, NASER Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,373.50 Date 08/15/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BELLUSCIO, KYLE D Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,371.98 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VOGELI, LAURA Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,371.80 Date 06/26/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WIK, DAVID J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $107,371.10 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CRAVEN, MILTON G, IV Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,370.45 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAKER, GREGGORY J Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $107,369.55 Date 07/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, DONALD P Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $107,369.37 Date 09/29/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARDNER, TODD D Employer name Office of General Services Amount $107,368.07 Date 10/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, PATRICK T Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,367.19 Date 09/08/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SHAFRANSKI, MYKHAILO Employer name East Meadow UFSD Amount $107,366.09 Date 01/05/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENT, SCOTT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,365.18 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BAKER, RICHARD J Employer name Tompkins County Amount $107,364.27 Date 05/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GENESIN, SVETLANA Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $107,363.61 Date 10/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLEJNICZAK, DAVID J Employer name Ulster Correction Facility Amount $107,363.59 Date 04/02/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BACHETY, FRANCIS X Employer name Town of Babylon Amount $107,363.52 Date 06/07/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COSTA, VINCENT A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $107,363.20 Date 06/06/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name REEDER, CANDACE L Employer name Northport E Northport Pub Lib Amount $107,362.83 Date 09/08/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NYISZTOR, STEVE Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,362.28 Date 07/17/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTHERLAND, LYNN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,361.92 Date 11/26/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DORN, THOMAS D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,360.07 Date 12/09/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANZI, ANTHONY Employer name Supreme Ct-1St Criminal Branch Amount $107,358.23 Date 10/01/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOOTES, MARK Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,357.06 Date 12/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARLES, CARMEN M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $107,355.22 Date 10/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SONNER, LANCE C Employer name Orange County Amount $107,354.32 Date 09/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOOD, KENNETH E, JR Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $107,354.13 Date 08/03/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COHEN, CYNTHIA E Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,352.43 Date 04/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MULDERIG, PATRICK G, JR Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,352.32 Date 09/30/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MENTRASTI, DENISE M Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $107,352.13 Date 11/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OKULA, MARK A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,351.04 Date 01/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WESCOTT, DEREK Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $107,350.93 Date 05/07/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MELENDEZ, LOUIS R Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,350.51 Date 02/23/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LORENZO, DIANE C Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,349.69 Date 09/10/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMSEN, ELLEN V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,347.50 Date 10/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURCELL, SAMUEL S Employer name Downstate Corr Facility Amount $107,346.88 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORROW, GEORGE J Employer name Riverview Correction Facility Amount $107,345.31 Date 03/05/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMERO, MILAGROS Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $107,345.31 Date 01/15/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HEALEY, BETSY J Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $107,345.30 Date 09/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAU, WING Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $107,344.88 Date 10/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRAINARD, KATRIN A Employer name Nyack UFSD Amount $107,344.78 Date 04/11/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, RYNARD D Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,344.71 Date 11/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANTHONY, JOSEPH Employer name City of White Plains Amount $107,344.15 Date 11/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICCIO, CHRISTINE F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $107,343.96 Date 02/16/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FRANCO, VICTOR E, JR Employer name Assembly Ways & Means Committ Amount $107,343.07 Date 03/20/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGLETON-BEST, SHEILA D Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Syracuse Amount $107,342.95 Date 03/01/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNGE, JASON A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $107,341.63 Date 08/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWYGERT, MICHELLE D Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $107,340.07 Date 12/12/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC INTOSH, TYLER L Employer name City of Saratoga Springs Amount $107,339.58 Date 07/17/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name VILLANUEVA, JEREMY Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $107,336.78 Date 07/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CLEARY, JULIE F Employer name NYC Criminal Court Amount $107,335.82 Date 08/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARDI, JEFFREY S Employer name City of Schenectady Amount $107,333.94 Date 02/20/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name FALISE, BRIAN M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,332.88 Date 12/31/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSHEROVITZ, SHARON M Employer name Town of Ramapo Amount $107,332.50 Date 12/08/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OSBORNE, TERRILL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $107,331.94 Date 02/19/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOROWITZ, NICHOLAS A Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $107,331.62 Date 10/04/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATTHEWS, BRIAN J Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,330.65 Date 01/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, CORRY Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $107,330.64 Date 08/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WALKES, KEVIN V Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $107,328.00 Date 03/16/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFF, JACK, JR Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $107,327.54 Date 07/31/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CURCIO, MICHAEL A Employer name SUNY Construction Fund Amount $107,326.61 Date 05/23/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAPOLITANO, ALFRED S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $107,326.48 Date 06/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HARPER, EMILY R Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,325.85 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOGLER, LISA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $107,325.28 Date 02/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOLAK, DAVID J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $107,324.84 Date 08/06/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name PARRIS, TONY C Employer name City of Mount Vernon Amount $107,324.62 Date 01/08/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name POLIDORO, STEVEN Employer name Island Park UFSD Amount $107,324.12 Date 07/08/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOFFMANN, GEORGIANN Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $107,323.32 Date 09/30/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATSON, TONY M Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $107,323.16 Date 04/16/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SONA M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $107,322.85 Date 09/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIARAVINO, MELANIE A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $107,322.57 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, SHA-NETTE E Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $107,322.33 Date 06/05/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALBERT, DENNIS Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $107,322.09 Date 08/13/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOWALEWSKI, MICHAEL D Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $107,321.90 Date 10/22/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOUGHERTY, MICHAEL J Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $107,321.00 Date 04/26/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System