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 GORDON, PAULA COHEN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $106,821.90 Date 06/08/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORNBLUTH, SUZAN Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $106,821.90 Date 08/15/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MA, KEVIN Y Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $106,821.90 Date 10/24/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHORE, MURRAY N Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $106,821.90 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWEENEY, DAVID J Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $106,821.90 Date 08/23/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NEUBORT, SIMON Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $106,821.88 Date 08/13/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNEIDER, CARL F Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $106,821.88 Date 11/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOVER, ANDREW A Employer name Manhattan Psych Center Amount $106,821.88 Date 11/28/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KORBER, EDWARD J Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $106,821.88 Date 05/23/1980 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAVINO, FRED L Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $106,821.88 Date 02/26/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, ROBERT Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $106,821.88 Date 10/14/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CROSS, PETER S Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $106,821.88 Date 08/02/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KASSIR, SUHAM A Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $106,821.88 Date 09/03/1968 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNON, KAREN M Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $106,821.88 Date 11/23/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, ANNE-MARIE Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $106,821.88 Date 07/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERG, MARTIN J Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $106,821.88 Date 05/25/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILIPO, GAIL Employer name Nathan Kline Inst Amount $106,821.88 Date 08/23/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEMEL, ROBERT A Employer name South Beach Childrens Serv Amount $106,821.88 Date 08/05/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREENBERG, BARRY S Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $106,821.88 Date 07/25/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORETTI-ALTUNA, GERALDINE E Employer name Sagamore Psych Center Children Amount $106,821.88 Date 09/07/1971 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CICERO, SCOTT D Employer name Rockland Psych Center Children Amount $106,821.88 Date 09/26/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAURIO, STEPHEN P Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $106,821.88 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOWJAT, WIESLAW K Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $106,821.88 Date 03/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORY, MICHAEL Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $106,821.88 Date 01/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KACZMARSKI, WOJCIECH Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $106,821.88 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KUCHNA, IZABELA Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $106,821.88 Date 06/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA FAUCI, GIUSEPPE Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $106,821.88 Date 10/17/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZURKOLECKA, BOZENA Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $106,821.88 Date 08/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARK, EUNKYUE Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $106,821.88 Date 04/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMAKRISHNA, NARAYAN Employer name Inst For Basic Res & Ment Ret Amount $106,821.88 Date 03/30/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMANIEGO, JERRY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,821.29 Date 07/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASEY, BRIAN R Employer name Eastchester Fire Dist Amount $106,821.03 Date 09/13/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name TAKOR, ROSELINE A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $106,820.43 Date 10/10/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HENWOOD, JAMIE S Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $106,816.96 Date 06/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIPSKY, DEBRA B Employer name Long Island Dev Center Amount $106,816.91 Date 07/10/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHEAT, PAUL G Employer name Village of Brockport Amount $106,816.90 Date 05/14/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name YOUNG, ROBERT M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $106,816.20 Date 06/06/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOSE J Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,815.68 Date 05/27/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOOLAN, DEIRDRE A Employer name Boces-Westchester Putnam Amount $106,815.60 Date 04/10/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RILEY, ROMEO M Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $106,812.01 Date 03/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, LEE P Employer name Dutchess County Amount $106,811.87 Date 09/02/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAMUNO, ALALI M Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $106,811.61 Date 05/01/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSSBERG, DAVID A Employer name Department of State Amount $106,810.68 Date 08/23/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CERNY, CONNIE Employer name City of White Plains Amount $106,810.47 Date 04/17/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NESSER, JAMES A Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $106,810.36 Date 12/10/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWAN, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $106,810.01 Date 05/16/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name STANLEY, PRINCE A Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $106,809.79 Date 03/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRELL, LYNN A Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $106,809.77 Date 06/26/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAELIN, DEBRA A Employer name Saratoga County Amount $106,809.63 Date 01/20/1977 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAHONEY, PAUL M Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $106,809.62 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LANDES, DAN A Employer name NYS Parole Board Amount $106,809.58 Date 02/25/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HART, PATRICK O Employer name Office of Court Administration Amount $106,807.47 Date 07/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSNO, MICHAEL SHAWN Employer name Schuyler County Amount $106,807.32 Date 08/27/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZUNIGA, ESEQUIEL Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $106,806.39 Date 03/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LEONELLI, ALFRED A, JR Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $106,805.44 Date 11/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOLPI, JOHN E Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $106,803.42 Date 10/02/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANLEY, DONALD F Employer name Town of West Seneca Amount $106,802.42 Date 05/26/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KELLY, KIMBERLY A Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $106,801.90 Date 06/22/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVLAK, NICOLE A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,800.49 Date 12/01/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SOTOMAYER, ELLEN W Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $106,800.09 Date 07/02/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, ERIC Employer name Ulster County Amount $106,799.89 Date 09/19/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNUDSEN, CHRIS M Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,799.76 Date 11/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, MICHAEL J Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,799.38 Date 09/20/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, RICARDO J Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,799.03 Date 09/22/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FILS-AIME, NARDY V Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $106,798.39 Date 09/17/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOGAN, ERIN P Employer name Department of State Amount $106,796.17 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, DONALD C Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $106,791.41 Date 07/09/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'CONNOR-FUNIGIELLO, KATHLEEN M Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $106,791.41 Date 01/25/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SILVERMAN, ALAN E Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $106,791.41 Date 03/01/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HESLIN, JENNIFER L Employer name Bronx Psych Center Amount $106,791.38 Date 09/01/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOOLSEY, ANN IRENE Employer name Dutchess County Amount $106,791.38 Date 09/01/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, VERONICA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $106,790.94 Date 02/05/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRICARIO, SALVATORE Employer name Nassau County Amount $106,790.13 Date 06/22/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAFFNEY, MICHAEL P Employer name Schenectady County Amount $106,786.74 Date 06/03/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYGERT, KAREN M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $106,786.72 Date 09/06/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, KATHLEEN M Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $106,784.98 Date 04/04/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REISER, EDWARD E Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,783.96 Date 03/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANN, MATTHEW A Employer name Wende Corr Facility Amount $106,783.18 Date 12/03/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOFFENSON, AMY H Employer name Department of Law Amount $106,782.29 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEAMES, CHAD R Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,779.85 Date 04/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROSARIO, LILLIAN M Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $106,779.16 Date 06/16/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIBBINS, KENNETH M Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $106,778.90 Date 02/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILEY, ANDRE S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $106,778.62 Date 08/22/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHIEFER, MARK D Employer name Attica Corr Facility Amount $106,777.14 Date 05/02/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NUNEZ, JOSE Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,776.36 Date 05/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOODMAN, CRAIG L Employer name Dept of Correctional Services Amount $106,773.09 Date 10/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZATONSKI, JOHN P Employer name NYS Psychiatric Institute Amount $106,772.79 Date 06/14/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERNE, DALE R Employer name Monroe County Amount $106,772.52 Date 08/31/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CARDILLO, CHARLES C Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $106,772.20 Date 01/09/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CELETTI, VINCENT A Employer name Town of Clarkstown Amount $106,771.07 Date 12/09/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNAARS, SHANNON E Employer name Putnam County Amount $106,771.04 Date 02/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC QUADE, JAMES J Employer name Boces-Albany Schenect Schohari Amount $106,770.94 Date 08/18/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMOGYI, DONNA M Employer name Orange County Amount $106,770.72 Date 03/31/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STAPLETON, LORIN E Employer name Westchester County Amount $106,770.49 Date 01/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTER, GREGORY J Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $106,770.16 Date 07/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OLDFATHER, ALICE L Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $106,768.11 Date 10/25/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEENAN, TIMOTHY M Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $106,767.58 Date 09/25/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACK, ALBERT T Employer name Niagara County Amount $106,767.14 Date 10/18/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHENEZ, TODD A Employer name City of Lockport Amount $106,766.49 Date 03/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI MICELI, JOSEPH A Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $106,766.18 Date 05/24/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System